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

HAWKCHURCH, a village 7 miles N. of Lyme Regis and 4½ E.N.E. from Axminster. The church is dedicated to St. John the Baptist, the living being a rectory. The parish comprises 4170 acres, and had in 1841, 820 inhabitants.

Barns Amos, esq. Tilworth house
Bridge Rev. James, D.D. (rector)
Domett Samuel, esq.
Fowler Commander Wm. N. West hay house
Bennett Robert, twine spinner
Bulford Samuel, carpenter, &c.
Bur George, gamekeeper
Chapman Robt. & Thos. farmers, Wylde court
Chick William, tailor
Cox John, farmer & butcher
Denning Charles, farmer
Edwards John, carpenter
Edwards Joshua, carpenter & parish clerk
Fowler Henry, baker
Gange George, farmer, Hawkmoor
Gange John, farmer, Gashay
Glyde Henry, farmer
Grabham Jolin, farmer
Groves John D. K. farmer, Westhay farm
Guppy William, thatcher
Hallett Jolin, beer retailer & baker
Hayes Joel, blacksmith
Hayes John, 'Horse Shoe Inn'
Hoare James, farmer, Langmoor
Hoare Robert & Henry, farmers, Kingley
Hoare Robert, butcher
Jeffery George, farmer
Joice Joseph, farmer
Lambard John, farmer, Buddell wall
Loving Henry, thatcher
Marsh George, blacksmith
Miller Edwin, dairyman
Miller Samuel, assistant overseer and grocer
Moly Ann, grocer & draper
Mullins George, gamekeeper
Mullins James, tailor
National school, Mullins James, master, Edwards Martha, mistress
Newberry John, 'Old Inn'
Paul John, stonemason
Powell Charles, farmer, Woodhouse
Raymond Robert, shoe thread manufacturer
Reader Genge, farmer
Rendall Richard, farmer, Northay
Rockett James, & Nathaniel, farmers, Berry farm
Rockett John, boot & shoemaker
Rolls Samuel, farmer
Saunders Geo. grocer and draper
Studley Elizabeth, farmer & baker
Studley Thomas, farmer
Studley William, dairyman
Symes John & George Saunders, shoe thread manufacturers
Symes James, farmer and butcher
Trenchard Geo. gamekeeper
Trevett John, dairyman
Tucker Charles, dairyman
Veryard Joseph, twine spinner
Wellman Geo. farmer, Rose cottage
White Geo. 'Bottle Inn' & butcher
White Thomas, carrier
Zealley Arthur, miller & baker Philly holme mills