Mercer and Crocker’s Hampshire Directory 1871

HEADLEY is a parish and village, four miles from Liphook. Population 1,581. The church, dedicated to All Saints, has a square tower and two bells. The living is a rectory, value £776 per annum. Patron, Queen’s College, Oxford; the Rev Joseph Ballantine Dykes, MA, is the rector. Letters via Petersfield, which is the nearest Money Order Office [not true – there was one at Liphook – JOS], William Speakman, postmaster. There is also a receiving house at Standford; Edwin Eggar receiver.

Anson [I’Anson], Edward J Esq, Greyshot [Grayshott] lodge

Bennett Mrs, The Green

Campbell, James Esq, Hill lane

Collins Miss, The Green

Dermer, Mr John, Heath house [became Headley Park?]

Dixey, RW Esq, Arford house

Dykes, Rev Joseph B, MA [rector]

Ford, Mr James

Gay, Mr Robert, Alexander Park

Langrish, William, senior, Green

Loyd, Mr Richard, Arford house

Rashleigh, J Esq, The Oaks [Jonathan Rashley in census]

Rowden, Phillip Esq, Curtis house

Smith Mrs, Prospect hill

Tramer?, HS Esq, The Chestnut

Warren, Mr George Roe

Watney, A Esq, Eveley house

Woodthorpe, E Esq, Greyshott [Grayshott]

Wood, John Esq, MD, Standford


Alldin [Allden], George, farmer

Baker, William, farmer

Bartley, Henry, New Inn and farmer, Arford[?]

Betsworth [Bettesworth], Edmund, farmer

Bone, George, farrier and smith

Boxall, Charles, grocer, Lyndford [Lindford]

Brindley, Samuel, carrier

Chandler, Charles, grocer, Lyndford [Lindford]

Clear, John, farmer

Collins, Daniel, blacksmith

Curtis, James, grocer

Curtis, Richard junior, clothier

Elstone, John, beer retailer

Faulkner, Henry, wheelwright

Fullick, Charles, farmer, Lyndford [Lindford]

Gamblin [Gamblen], George, boot maker

Gauntlett, James, farmer

George, William, Standford

Glaysher, Thomas, grocer, Barford

Greenway, Samuel, farmer

Hayden, Daniel, Royal Exchange

Heath, Samuel, Holly Bush

Howick, William, farmer

Knight, Henry, builder

Langrish, William junior, farmer

Lickfold, John, farmer and miller

Marden, George, White Horse

Marshall, Richard, Wheat Sheaf [Wheatsheaf]

Matthews, John, wheelwright

Mills, James, carpenter

Oliver, George, farmer and farrier

Parker, Robert, farmer

Parsons, Mrs Ann, shopkeeper

Petars, Edward, farmer

Rogers, William, baker and grocer

Smith, Benjamin, tanner

Strugnell, John, tailor, Lyndford [Lindford]

Sutton, William, Robin Hood

Taylor, Charles, grocer, Lyndford [Lindford]

Teesdale & Co, grocer, Arford

Upperton, James, shopkeeper

Warren Bros, paper manufacturer, Standford mills

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