Ashampstead Berkshire Cassey History Gazetteer and Directory of Berkshire and Oxfordshire 1868
The population in 1861 was 385; the acreage is 2,057.
John Hopkins, Esq., is lord of the manor and chief landowner. The soil is clay and chalk.
Letters arrive from Reading at 9 a.m. ; dispatched at 5 p.m.
Holding Rev. John, M.A., Vicarage
Nullis Mr. Isaac
Smith Mr. Thomas
Albury James, wheelwright
Butler William, carpenter
Fuller Henry, baker & shopkeeper
Hancock James, tailor and shopkeeper
Isley Charles, shopkeeper
Lanfear William, farmer
Nullis George, shoemaker
Poole Henry, farmer, valuer, and land agent, Pitt house
Robins John, blacksmith
Shepherd Thomas, farmer
Shepherd Thomas Edward, farmer
Source: Edward Cassey and Co.’s History, Gazetteer and Directory of Berkshire and Oxfordshire 1868.