Transcript of the description for Beer Hackett from Hunt & Co.'s Directory of Dorsetshire, Hampshire, & Wiltshire 1851

BEER HACKET a village 4 miles S.W. from Sherborne and 3 S.E. from Yeovil. The living is a discharged rectory, a presentation or the Dean of Salisbury. The parish with the hamlet of Knighton contained in 1841, 103 inhabitants.

Farr Stephen, farmer
Granger Henry, farmer
Hann George, dairyman
Holloway Robert, farmer
Jeffry Henry, farmer
Millar John, parish clerk
Noke Richard, dairyman
Notley John, farmer
Osmond Jacob, farmer