Other Bits of Hounsell Information we have picked up mostly from Familysearch.com.

John Hounsell married Alice Reede. Their daughter Alice Houncell b. 26/01/1558 in Symondsbury, Dorset married Christopher Balstone on 23/08/1579

1558 - 10th February - @ Symondsbury - Marriage of Styven More and Elyzabeth Houncell - from the IGI for Dorset

1572 - 11th August - @ Symondsbury - Marriage of Thomas Williams and Dennes (sic) Hounsell - from the IGI for Dorset

Andrew Houncell married Elizabeth Forde on 02/08/1574 at Symondsbury, Dorset

1581 - 5th February - @ Symondsbury - Marriage of Robert Houncell and Marget Styvens - from the IGI for Dorset

Ann Houncell was Christened 28/04/1626 at Powerstock with West Milton, Dorset. Father Edmund Houncell.

George Hounsell was married to Julian and had Andrew christened 7/05/1657 and Ann christened 03.08.1658 at Powerstock with West Milton, Dorset.

William Hounsell b. about 1722 married Elizabeth Cheyney b. about 1726. Their daughter Jane was christened 12/04/1752 Netherbury, Dorset. Their Daughter Mary was christened 23/12/1748, she was married on 25/02/1772 to George Chard.

A Mr. Hounsell b. about 1773 in Bridport married to someone b. about 1777, had a son Jobe Hounsell b. about 1800 in Bridport who married Martha. They had a Daughter Georgina Hounsell who was christened in Nov 1826 in Bridport. She married James Chalker and died on 9/01/1901 in Salt Lake City.

Hannah Hounsell was Christened 19/12/1774 at Bridport. Father John, Mother Elizabeth.

James Hounsell of Long Bredy married Lucy Brown of Litton Cheney in 1801 at Litton Cheney. Are they possibly related to our line. - (From Sue Irvine)

Alfred Joseph was christened 02/05/1823 at Bridport, Dorset. Mother Ruth Hounsell.

Ruth Hounsell apparently had more than one illegitimate child - from Dennis Hounsell

Edmund Hounsell was married to Susanna Gale in the 1830's and then to Sarah A. White, possibly the mother of his son's first wife. (FamilyTreeMaker.Com)

Joseph Hounsell was Christened 3/01/1832 at Bridport. Father Joseph, Mother Jane.

Alfred James Hounsell born 26/10/1856 Bridport, Father Joseph, Mother Frances

In 1867 Alfred Hounsell married Catherine Pope in Tamworth Somerset.

Hannah Hounsell was Christened 21/12/1828 at Weymouth Dorset, Father Benjamin Hounsell Mother Ann Brown.

Alfred Hounsell married Mary about 1868 in Dorset

DORSET POLL BOOK FOR 1807:
Freeholder's Name Residence Situation of Freehold Occupier's Name Page
HOUNSELL Andrew Burton Bradstock Bridport HOUNSELL J. 016
HOUNSELL Edmund Nettlecombe Nettlecombe 026
HOUNSELL Job Bradpole Bradpole 023
HOUNSELL John Bradpole Bridport GOULDING Messrs. 016
HOUNSELL Robert Bradpole Bradpole & others 023
HOUNSELL Thomas Bridport Bridport 016
HOUNSELL Thomas Stockland Stockland North 030
HOUNSELL William Bridport Bridport KINGSWELL Joseph 016

From SHIPS IN PORT 1881 ST HELIER, JERSEY, CHANNEL ISLANDS, ENGLAND [Ships & crews in port during 1881 census] - Vessel "PRAIRIE FLOWER"- HOUNSELL John , 25 Grouville, Jersey, Ch. Is. Mate

From 1881 Census: Residents of Race Hill Workhouse
Name Mar Age Sex Relation Occupation Handicap Birthplace
Ebenezer HOUNSELL W 70 M Pauper Blacksmith Imbecile Brighton