SHIPS AT THE ISLE OF WIGHT ON 1871 CENSUS


This is a list of various ships at the Isle of Wight on the night of the 1871 census.  I have only listed the ones below where the crew came from other parts of the country, namely "Strays".  I have done my best with the ages, but as they are very unclear, they could vary.  If you would like more detail concerning the ship or crew, please
email me here.  I can also search for others not mentioned, as this is by no means complete.


RG10/1161. folio 73. Vessel "Mermaid"
John William Robert BROADWATER. 49. Carpenter "Nab" Light Vessel. St Lawrence, Kent.
William James BABBIDGE. 25. Seaman of "Warner" Light Vessel. Whippingham, IOW.
David CRICKMORE. 19. Apprentice. Southwold, Suffolk.


RG10/1664. folio 143. Vessel
" Reform"
William MILES. 45. Worthing, Sussex.
Thomas CLARK.  32. Worthing, Sussex
Charles LAMBETH. 35. Worthing, Sussex.
George CHURCHER. 60.Worthing, Sussex.
Henry SHORT. 20.Tarning, Sussex.
Daniel STEVENS. 19. Preston, Sussex.

RG10/1664. folio 144. Vessel "Dorothy"
Thomas IRVIN. 48.
Shetland, North Nesting.
Charles BOURSLEY.35. Northumberland, N Shields.
Andrew ROSS. 28. Scotland, Montrose.
Richard SIMPSON. 36. Northumberland, N Shields.
Henry ABURAY. 50. Kent, Greenwich.
John DAWS. 26. Norfolk, Wells.
Thomas MCLUCIR. 21. Scotland, Dundee.
Archibald MCDONALD. 22. Scotland, Dundee.
James EVES. 19. Scotland, Dundee.
Robert GRAY. 20. Northumberland, N Shields.
John Armstrong RIDLEY.16. Northumberland, N Shields.

RG10/1172. folio 108.  Vessel "Bronsgrove"
Charles DARNELL.55. Yarmouth, Norfolk.
John E. GEORGE. 43. Yarmouth, Norfolk.
James PENNEY. 38. Wivenhoe, Essex.
John HEPPLE. 36. Sunderland, Durham.
Thomas EAST. 36. Bitterne, Hampshire.
Joseph JEFFERY. 50. Dartmouth, Devonshire.
William MOODY. 40. Milford, Hampshire.
George RIDDETT. 35. Hamble, Hampshire.
Thomas WILLIAMS. 36. Portsmouth, Hampshire.
John GUNN. 34. Brighton, Sussex.
John ANDERSON. 28. Weymouth, Dorsetshire.
John ANDREWS. 26. Wimbourne, Dorsetshire.
Henry GRAY. 35. Durham.
James DOWNER.41. Southampton, Hampshire.
Edward BOYCE. 44.. Milbrooke, Hampshire.
Henry BROWNING 45 .. Southampton, Hampshire.
James BROWN 44 .. Milbourne, Dorsetshire.
Josuah GEORGE 45 .. Yarmouth, Norfolk.


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