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CHILFOME, a village 9 miles N.W. from Dorchester. The church is a small edifice, without a tower. Living a rectory. The parish contains about 1000 acres, and had in 1841, 128 inhabitants.

Heale Rev. Edmund Markham, (curate)
Noke Miss Jane
Pope Ezekiel, esq.
Ridout Mrs, Catherine
Birch Sydenham, farmer
Harris Henry, farmer
Nobbs John, boot & shoemaker
Wheeler William, boot & shoemaker

Transcribed from Hunt & Co.'s Directory of Dorsetshire, Hampshire, & Wiltshire 1851