The position of Ibthorp is marked on the map below, by the blue arrow.

Map: Section from Hampshire (1797) by John Cary

Jane Austen References

Ibthorp is a hamlet situated between Hurstbourn Tarrant and Upton. This was the home of Mrs Lloyd and her two daughters, Martha and Mary from 1792 until 1805. Mary moved form Ibthorp to Deane on her marriage to James Austen in1797. Mrs Stent also lived at Ibthorp with Mrs Lloyd and Martha until Mrs Lloyds death in 1805.

The Letters

Letter to Cassandra Austen dated 14th January 1796

Letter to Cassandra Austen dated 27th October 1798

Letter to Cassandra Austen dated 1st December 1798

Letter to Cassadnra Austen dated 18th December 1798

Letter to Cassandra Austen dated 24th December 1798

Letter to Cassandra Austen dated 21st January 1799

Letter to Cassandra Austen dated 1st November 1800

Letter to Martha LLoyd dated 12th November 1800

Letter to Cassandra Austen dated 20th November 1800

Letter to Cassandra Austen dated 30th November 1800

Letter to Cassandra Austen dated 3rd January 1801

Letter to Cassandra Austen dated 8th January 1801

Letter to Cassandra Austen dated 21st January 1801

Letter to Cassandra Austen dated 12th May 1801

Letter to Cassandra Austen dated 14th September 1804

Letter to Cassandra Austen dated 8th April 1805

 

 

 

 

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