INDEX: O – T

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Surname
First name
Year
Date
Place of death
Age
Description
Cause of death
Informant
OLLIVER
William Legg
1858
4 Apr
Long Ash, Milton Abbas
24
Agricultural labourer
Phthisis pulmonalis 1 year. Certified
The mark of Mary Olliver, present at the death, Long Ash, Milton Abbas
PADDY
Richard
1858
7 Jul
Wyke Regis
42
Coast guardman
Typhus fever 13 days. Certified
The mark of Mary Nutcher, present at the death, Wyke Regis
PADLEY
John
1842
29 Sep
Poole
70
Carpenter
Natural decay
Maria Samways, in attendance, King Street, Poole
PARFIT
Sarah
1859
23 Aug
Sanatorium, Melcombe Regis
34
Wife of Samuel Parfit, coast guardman
Ascites 1 year. Certified
Jane Jeffery, present at the death, Sanatorium, Melcombe Regis
PARKMAN
Philip
1850
7 Feb
Bury Street, Melcombe Regis
59
Master mariner
Disease of heart. General dropsy some years. Certified
The mark of Martha Harris, present at the death, 7 Bury Street, Melcombe Regis
PARSONS
Elizabeth
1845
24 Jul
Bradpole
56
Wife of John Parsons, labourer, deceased
Consumption
The mark of Hannah Parsons, present at the death, Bradpole
PARSONS
Henry
1860
17 Oct
Bradford Abbas
27
Mason (journeyman)
Prolonged suppuration  in the thigh. Hectic. Certified
The mark of Charles Parsons, present at the death, Bradford Abbas
PARSONS
John
1843
6 Apr
Bradpole
57
Labourer
Consumption
The mark of Hannah Parsons, in attendance, Bradpole
PARSONS
Sarah
1855
31 Jul
Bradford Abbas
9
Daughter of Joseph Parsons, agricultural labourer
Angina maligna 3 days. Certified
The mark of Ann Parsons, present at the death, Bradford Abbas
PAULEY
Mary
1871
6 Apr
Hermitage
66
Widow of John Pauley, farm labourer
Senectus
The mark of Mary Jane Downton, present at death, Hermitage
PAULL
James
1849
22 Sep
Salway Ash, Netherbury
64
Cooper
Bronchitis 2 months. Hydrothorax 1 month. Certified
George Paull, in attendance, Salway Ash, Netherbury
PAULLY
Betty
1844
13 Dec
Hermitage
84
Wife of Henry Paully, labourer
Debility
The mark of Ann Dunning, present at death, Up Cerne
PAULLY
John
1849
6 Aug
Hermitage
67
Labourer
Unknown
The mark of Ann Paully, present at death, Hermitage
PEARCE
Ann
1868
28 Apr
Oakley, Canford
82
Wife of James Pearce, labourer
Debility from old age. Certified
The mark of Henry Norrs, present at the death, Oakley, Canford
PEARCE
Frank
1874
18 May
Constitution Hill, Kinson
17
Son of Charles Pearce, coachman
Heart disease. Certified
Jane Shiner, present at the death, Constitution Hill, Kinson
PEARCE
Mary
1867
2 Jan
Weston
81
Wife of William Pearce, quarryman
Chronic bronchitis. Certified
The mark of William Pearce, present at the death, Weston, Portland
PEARCE
William
1871
30 Dec
Weston
89
Quarryman
Senile decay. Certified
Robert Wiggett Pearce, present at the death, Portland
PERRETT
John
1860
10 Mar
Bugley, Gillingham
53
Farmer
Bronchitis dropsy 9 months. Apoplexy 7 days. Certified
The mark of Elizabeth Stone, in attendance, Harding’s Lane, Gillingham
PERRY
Elizabeth
1870
2 Mar
Hope Square, Weymouth
35
Wife of John Perry, working cooper
Puerperal fever. Certified
The mark of Ann Towills, present at the death, Cove Street, Weymouth
PERRY
Jemima
1873
22 Mar
Broadwinsor
68
Widow of John Perry, cooper
Cancer of the breast 2 years. Cirrhosis of the liver 5 months. Certified
Charles A. Perry, present at the death, Broadwinsor
PERRY
John
1850
31 Jan
Broadwinsor
52
Cooper
Dropsy – months. Certified
The mark of Elizabeth Bartlett, present at the death, Broadwinsor
PHELPS
James
1847
19 Apr
Broadwinsor
68
Labourer
Apoplexy 3 days. Certified
The mark of Sarah Phelps, present at the death, Broadwinsor
PHILLIPS
Sarah
1850
17 Jul
Broadwinsor
41
Wife of George Phillips, labourer
Asthma 5 years. Scarlatina 6 days. Certified
The mark of Elizabeth Bradford, present at the death, Broadwinsor
PHILLIPS
Sarah
1864
9 Apr
Broadwinsor
85
Widow of James Phillips, farm labourer
Natural decay. Not certified
The mark of Elizabeth Bartlett, present at the death, Broadwinsor
PIDGEON
James
1847
13 Mar
Bridport
59
Sawyer
Diseased liver. Debility & exhaustion. Certified
The mark of Hannah Keeping, in attendance, Bridport
PIKE
Frederick
1867
10 Mar
East Street, Blandford
23
Policeman
Decline. Not certified
Charlotte Pike, present at the death, East Street, Blandford
PINNEY
Susannah
1861
3 Oct
Longham, Hampreston
60
Wife of William Pinney, cordwainer (master)
Ulceration of stomach 9 days. Rupture of blood vessels 1 day. Certified
William Pinney, present at the death, Longham, Hampreston
PITT
Richard
1837
13 Oct
[blank – death registered in sub-district of Portland]
67
Retired publican
Asthma
Richard Pitt, quarry man
PORTER
Josiah
1850
4 Nov
Chesleborne
54
Labourer
Dropsy. Certified
The mark of Mary Anne Porter, present at death, Cheselborne
PROUDLY
John
1841
29 May, 5pm
Cranborne
1
Son of John Proudley, hawker
Dropsy
The mark of Stephen Crutcher, in attendance, Cranborne
PROUDLY
John
1849
22 Jul
West Parley
37
Travelling pedlar
Small pox 10 days. Certified
William Druitt, present at the death, Wimborne
PUCKETT
Francis
1850
24 Mar
Preston
1
Son of Henry Puckett, labourer
Small pox. Not certified
The mark of Henry Puckett, present at the death, Preston
PUCKETT
Louisa
1850
24 Mar
Preston
4
Daughter of Henry Puckett, labourer
Small pox. Not certified
The mark of Henry Puckett, present at the death, Preston
PULLEN
Robert
1862
13 Aug
Parson’s Pool, Shaftesbury
34
Coach painter
Phthisis 2 years. Haemoptysis. Certified
The mark of Ann Hayter, in attendance, Parson’s Pool, Shaftesbury
PURCHASE
Susannah
1846
29 Nov, 4am
Colehill, Wimborne
79
Wife of James Purchase, labourer
Dropsy. Not certified
The mark of James Purchase, present at the death, Colehill, Wimborne
RAINS
James
1857
18 Sep
West Lulworth
91
Commander, R.N. (retired)
Congestion of lungs. Old age.  Certified
J. B. Gillingham, in attendance, South Street, Wareham
RAINS
Radigen Tewkesbury
1866
21 Sep
West Lulworth
79
Widow of the late James Rains, captain, R.N.
Sphacelus. Exhaustion. 3 months. Certified
Mary Randall, present at the death, West Lulworth
RANDALL
Edward
1865
11 Jan
Union workhouse, Weymouth
73
Formerly shoemaker master
Paralysis – fortnight. Certified
William Bryant, in attendance, union workhouse, Weymouth
RANDALL
Hannah
1849
13 Mar
2 Great George Street, Melcombe Regis
57
Wife of Edward Randall, shoemaker
Cerebral effusion 10 days. Certified
The mark of Caroline Randall, present at the death, 2 Great George Street, Melcombe Regis
READ
Mary Ann
1860
27 May
Alderholt, Cranborne
36
Wife of Aaron Read, brickmaker
Phthisis 5 months. Certified
Sarah Read, present at the death, Alderholt, Cranborne
RICE
George
1838
20 Sep
West Stower
85
Labourer
Dropsy
Meshach Rice, present at death, Fifehead
RICKARD
Elizabeth
1865
22 Aug
Grove Buildings, Fordington
63
Widow of William Rickard, gardener (domestic servant)
Cancer. Certified
Mary Ann Rickard, present at death, no. 6 Grove Buildings, Fordington
RICKARDS
William
1841
31 Jul
All Saints, Dorchester
59
Gardener
Consumption
Ann Winzer, present at the death, Dorchester
RIGGS
Albert
1875
31 Oct
Bryanston Street, Blandford
30
Carpenter’s labourer
Typhoid fever. Exhaustion. Certified by E. M. Spooner MRCS LSA
Harriott Arnold, present at the death, East Street Lane, Blandford
RING
Maria
1855
5 Sep
Union workhouse, Sherborne
29
Leather glover
Chest disease 2 or 3 years. Certified
Mary Ann Smith, present at the death, union workhouse, Sherborne
ROBERTS
Ann
1846
19 Aug
Union workhouse, Fordington [Dorchester Union]
27
Spinster
Consumption. Certified
Thomas Bishop, master, Dorchester Union workhouse
ROBERTS
Joseph
1874
22 Apr
Hermitage
73
Veterinary surgeon
Uraemia toxaemia. Certified
Thomas William Groves, present at death, Hermitage
ROBERTS
Richard
1854
30 May
Evershot
79
Blacksmith
Natural decay. Certified
Edwin Cox, present at the death, Evershot
ROBERTS
Samuel
1846
26 Apr
Holy Trinity, Shaftesbury
71
Labourer
Natural decay. Certified
The mark of Caroline Roberts, present at the death, Shaftesbury
ROLLS
Mary
1860
19 Apr
East Street, Blandford
49
Wife of Charles Rolls, hairdresser
Phthisis pulmonalis 2 years. Bronchitis 3 months. Certified
Hannah Rolls, present at the death, London
RUSSELL
Merrett
1841
26 Mar
Stourpain
72
Labourer
Paralytic attack
The mark of Thomas Upward, present at the death, Stourpain
SAMWAYS
Henry
1860
21 Aug
Portesham
72
Agricultural labourer
Felo-de-se [suicide] by hanging
Information received from Henry Lock, coroner (deputy) for Dorsetshire. Inquest held August 23, 1860
SAMWAYS
Phillis
1856
7 Apr
Portesham
60
Wife of Henry Samways, thatcher
Fever. Certified
The mark of Elizabeth Manuel, present at the death, Abbotsbury
SARTIN
Charles
1847
14 Aug
Cheddington
11
Son of Isaac Sartin, blacksmith
Consumption 6 months. Certified
Thomas Sartin, present at the death, Cheddington
SATCHELL
Eliza
1849
24 Aug
Langton Herring
40
Wife of Thomas Satchell, shoemaker
Fungus haematodes of the breast. Certified
The mark of Barbara Mowlam, present at the death, Langton Herring
SAVERY [SAVORY]
Andrew
1840
22 Mar
Okeford Fitzpain [Okeford Fitzpaine]
51
Labourer
Cancer
The mark of Hannah Goddard, the daughter residing in Sturminster
SAVORY
Maria
1871
17 Nov
Okeford Fitzpaine
78
Widow of Andrew Savory, farm labourer
Senectus catarrh. Certified
The mark of Fanny Savory, present at the death, Okeford Fitzpaine
SAXTON
James
1863
2 Nov
Baiter, Poole
37
Pensioned colour sergeant from Royal Marines
Phthisis 4 years. Certified
The mark of Susan Harris, present at the death, Baiter, Poole
SCRIVEN
Ann
1847
18 Jun
Bridport
38
Wife of William Scriven, horse keeper
Menorrhagia 14 days. Exhaustion & debility. Certified
The mark of Mary Ann Crocker, in attendance, Bridport
SERTIN
William
1847
28 Dec
Corscombe
80
Mason
Decay of nature. Certified
The mark of James Sertin, present at death, Corscombe
SHARP
Sarah
1859
22 Nov
Sherborne
77
Formerly a charwoman
Jaundice. General debility 2 years. Certified
The mark of Elizabeth Cox, present at the death, Acreman Street, Sherborne
SHAVE
Mary Ann
1844
18 Jun
Winterborne Whitechurch
9
Daughter of James Shave, woodman
Scarlet fever
The mark of Susanna Shave, present at the death, Winterborne Whitechurch
SKIVINGTON
Charles
1858
9 Oct
Winterborne Stickland
77
Tailor
Natural decay. Not certified
The mark of Elizabeth Woolridge, present at the death, Winterborne Stickland
SLADE
Elizabeth Kiddle
1863
7 Mar
Winterborne St. Martin
34
Domestic servant
Phthisis. Certified
Samuel Tizard, present at the death, Winterborne St. Martin
SLADE
John
1859
11 Dec
Combe Street, Lyme
33
Painter (journeyman)
Colica pictorum 8 days. Gastro-enteritis 4 days. Certified
Ann Masters, present at the death, Sherborne Lane, Lyme
SMITH
Ann
1870
9 Feb
Leigh
61
Widow of Edward Smith, labourer
Dropsy. Not certified
The mark of David Loveless, in attendance, Leigh
SMITH
Edward
1864
16 Feb
Winterborne Steepleton
57
Agricultural labourer
Influenza. Pneumonia. Certified
The mark of Charlotte Mitchell, present at the death, Winterborne Steepleton
SMITH
Henry
1847
5 Apr
Sydling St. Nicholas
71
Labourer
Influenza. Not certified
Henry Smith, present at death, Cerne Abbas
SMITH
John
1873
2 Mar
Pennocks Moor, Edmondsham
76
Labourer
Apoplexy. Softening of brain. Certified
William Smith, present at the death, Pennocks Moor, Edmondsham
SMITH
Virtue
1867
16 Nov
Edmondsham
72
Wife of John Smith, farm labourer
Chronic bronchitis 2 years. Dropsy 1 year. Certified
Sarah Smith, present at the death, Edmondsham
SNOOK
Maryann
1845
22 Aug
Broadwey
39
Wife of a labourer
Spasms of the stomach. Not certified
The mark of Maria Ford, present at the death, Broadwey
SOPER
Amy
1854
19 Sep
Maiden Newton
76
Wife of Matthew Soper, agricultural labourer
Natural decay. Certified
Mary Reed, present at the death, Maiden Newton
SOPER
Charles
1842
17 Sep
Sydling St. Nicholas
4
Son of William Soper, labourer
Decline
The mark of Mary Spicer, present at death, Sydling St. Nicholas
SOPER
Matthew
1867
16 Jan
Maiden Newton
83
Agricultural labourer
Bronchitis. Certified
Mary Soper, present at the death, Maiden Newton
SPINNEY
Alice
1842
5 Aug
Stourpaine
47
Widow of John Spinney, blacksmith
Decline
Mary Spinney, present at the death, Stourpaine
SPRANKLIN
John Hansford
1856
19 Dec
Bell Street, All Saints, Dorchester
35
Bricklayers labourer
Phthisis. Certified
Bathsheba Spranklin, present at death, Bell Street, Dorchester
STARKES
John
1843
9 Jun
Gillingham
92
Labourer
Old age
The mark of Sarah Starkes, present at the death & residing in Gillingham
STAY
Mark
1838
19 Sep
More Critchell
38
Cordwainer
Cancer in the stomach
Susan Stay, present at death, More Critchell
STEERS
Thomas
1843
2 Nov
Union workhouse, Weymouth
94
Pauper
Natural decay
Richard Bush, in attendance, union workhouse, Weymouth
STOKES
Arthur John
1867
13 Jun
Fifehead Magdalen
9
Son of John Stokes, farm labourer
Tuberculosis. Certified
The mark of Christian Stokes, present at the death, Fifehead Magdalen
STOKES
William
1863
25 Feb
Fifehead Magdalen
72
Agricultural labourer
Traumatic gangrene. Certified
George Stokes, present at the death, Fifehead Magdalen
STONE
Daniel Joseph
1862
29 Aug
Walditch
32
Yeoman
Gun shot wound in the back of the neck. Wilful murder
Information received from Saml. S. Cory, coroner for Dorsetshire. Inquest held 29th August 1862
STONE
Isaac
1853
5 Oct
Wakeham
67
Quarryman
Fever. Certified
The mark of Jane Stone, in attendance, Wakeham, Isle of Portland
STONE
Susan
1855
19 Apr
Wakeham
73
Widow of Isaac Stone, stone quarrier
Abdominal dropsy & diseased liver. Certified
The mark of Mary Stone, in attendance, Wakeham, Isle of Portland
STRANGE
Ann
1840
15 Apr
Moore Critchell [More Critchell]
82
Wife of William Strange, agricultural labourer, deceased
Decay
George Masters, in attendance, Moore Critchell
STROUD
Sarah Elizabeth
1874
10 Nov
Winterborne Kingston
22
Wife of farm labourer
Syncope after confinement
The mark of Sarah Stroud, present at death, Winterborne Kingston
STURGESS
Job
1867
19 Oct
White Cliff, Mill Street, Blandford
73
Farm labourer
Asthma – years. Hydrothorax. Certified
The mark of Martha Sturgess, present at the death, White Cliff, Mill Street, Blandford
SUTER
John
1860
6 Dec
Silton
77
Agricultural labourer
Chr. [chronic] bronchitis for years. Certified
The mark of William Stone, present at the death, Silton
SWEETMAN
Jane
1858
7 Jan
Melbury Osmond
30
Domestic servant
Severe burn. Collapse. Certified
The mark of Rebecca Sweetman, present at the death, Melbury Osmond
SWYER
Walter
1871
4 Feb
Salisbury Street, Shaftesbury
80
Gentleman
Natural decay. Certified
W. Taylor, present at the death, Salisbury Street, Shaftesbury
SWYER
William
1854
15 Jun
Sturminster Marshall
36
Labourer
Consumption eight months. Certified
Joseph Christopher, present at the death, Sturminster Marshall
SYMES
Ann
1866
2 Aug
Union workhouse, Bradpole [Bridport Union]
76
Widow of Robert Symes, farm labourer
Chronic disease of the brain. Certified
The mark of John Stone, in attendance, union workhouse, Bradpole
SYMES
Ann
1874
4 Jun
Union workhouse, Bradpole [Bridport Union]
88
Widow of John Symes, farm labourer
Cardiac disease. Dropsy. Certified
John Friend, in attendance, union workhouse, Bradpole
SYMES
Elizabeth
1842
3 May
Burton Bradstock
63
Wife of Stephen Symes, butcher (deceased)
Dropsy
The mark of Jane Mills, in attendance, Burton
SYMES
Henry
1851
18 Dec
Burton Bradstock
1
Son of Samuel Symes, labourer
Hooping cough [whooping cough]. Certified
The mark of Ann Symes, present at the death, Burton Bradstock
SYMES
Levi
1837
12 Sep
Upwey
2m
Labourer’s child
Consumption
William Symes, the father, Upwey
SYMES
Mary
1846
11 Oct
Cerne Abbas
49
Wife of William Symes, labourer
Bowel complaint 5 days
The mark of Keziah Munday, present at death, Cerne Abbas
SYMES
Samuel
1840
5 Jun
Plush, Burton Bradstock
83
Labourer
Debility
Richard Symes, son, occupier of houses, Plush, Burton Bradstock
SYMES
William
1840
6 Jun
Upwey
10m
Son of a labourer
Inflammation of the lungs
William Symes, father, Upwey
SYMES
William
1849
1 May
Litton Cheney
56
Shoemaker
Disease of the brain. Epilepsy. Certified
Ann Symes, present at the death, Litton Cheney
SYMES
William
1864
24 Dec
Ryme
8m
Son of Frederick Symes, farm labourer
Teething. Not certified
The mark of Susan Bugler, present at the death, Ryme
SYMES
William
1874
11 Sep
Cerne Abbas
76
Farm labourer
Congestion of the brain 7 days. Certified
The mark of Jane Kellaway, present at death, Cerne Abbas
SYMONDS
John
1865
15 Jun
East Street, Bridport
76
Gentleman
Hemiplegia. Certified
Job Canterbury, present at the death, East Street, Bridport
SYMS
Jane
1852
1 Sep
Hermitage
11w
Daughter of Frederick Syms, labourer
Premature birth. Not certified
The mark of Julia Syms, present at death, Hermitage
SYMS
Jane
1862
26 Jan
Ryme
17d
Daughter of Frederick Syms, farm labourer
Convulsions. Not certified
The mark of Frederick Syms, present at the death, Ryme
SYMS
Mary
1851
31 May
Hermitage
2d
Daughter of Frederick Syms, labourer
Premature birth. No medical attendant
The mark of Elizabeth Syms, present at death, Hermitage
TIDBY
Joseph
1843
12 Jun
Litton Cheney
80
Carpenter
Debility 8 weeks
John Tidby, occupier, Litton Cheney
TOMS
Mary
1840
12 May
Bere Regis
101
Washerwoman
General decay
The mark of Kitty Clinch, in attendance, Bere Regis
TRAVILLION
Job
1853
7 Jun
Union workhouse, Weymouth
62
Journeyman tallow chandler
Paralysis 3 years. Certified
William Bryant, in attendance, union workhouse, Weymouth
TREVETT
Sarah
1850
3 Feb
Litton Cheney
59
Wife of William Trevett, labourer
Phthisis pulmonalis. Certified
The mark of William Trevett, present at the death, Litton Cheney
TRICKETT
William
1841
18 Dec
Cranborne
72
Farmer
Dropsy
The mark of Elizabeth Trickett, present at the death, Cranborne
TUCKER
Joseph
1869
6 Jun
Puddletown
76
Agricultural labourer
Senectus. Certified
The mark of Eliza Ann Gaulton, present at the death, Dewlish
TUCKER
Mary
1854
6 May
Winterborne Came
61
Widow of Thomas Tucker, labourer
Paralysis. Certified
The mark of Ruth Galpin, present at death, Winterborne Came
TUCKER
Patience
1840
8 Jan
Thornford
32
Dressmaker
Childbirth
The mark of Robert Toms, husband, yeoman, present, Thornford
TUCKER
Rose Anna
1870
11 Mar
Puddletown
30
Wife of James Tucker, agricultural labourer
Partus 5 days. Scarlatina 3 days. Certified
The mark of Elizabeth Tucker, present at the death, Puddletown
TUCKER
Thomas
1846
17 Sep
Came
50
Labourer
Paralytic seizure. Not certified
The mark of Sarah Frampton, present at the death, Came

 

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