History of Abbess Roding

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History of Abbess Roding >> White's Directory 1863

White's Directory of Essex 1863 - list of inhabitants.

If you wish to trace any of these people on the census returns, the nearest census date for this 1863 directory is the 1861 census. There are a number of commercial providers of census returns. These include:

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Note: the directory lists the names in the following order: Surname, First Name. It also abbreviates names. These have been reversed and typed in full to assist research.

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Richard Baker, shopkeeper
Charles Bentley, cooper
Rev. Lawrence Capel Cure, rector
Mrs Ann Pavitt, victualler, Anchor
James Wilkerson, parish clerk

Farmers.
John Barker, Abbot's Hall
Joseph Barker, Berwick Hall
John Francis Clarke, Cockerell's
James Groves, Parker's Farm
James Milbank
Samuel Rice, bailiff
James Thurgood, Rookwood Hall
John Ward
William Warren

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Abbess Roding - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

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Abbess Roding - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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