History of Aldham

St. Margaret's Church, Aldham
St. Margaret's Church, Aldham
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History of Aldham >> White's Directory 1848

White's Directory of Essex 1848 - list of inhabitants.

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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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Those marked * are on Ford Street., and + are Land Owners

Rev. Charles Bannatyne M.A., Rectory
* Enoch Bibby, saddler, etc.
* James Cansdale, tailor, Post Office
* William Clark, butcher and victualler, Queen's Head
Jonathan Everett, butcher
* Thomas Green, James Green, corn millers
* Peter Hawkes, cooper, hoop maker, and victualler, Cooper's Arms
* George Hellen, coach builder
William Howe, parish clerk
Thomas James Johnson, maltster
Samuel Ladbrook, wheelwright
* Abraham Lambert, schoolmaster
John Lovell, toll collector
* Edward Potter, blacksmith
James Scillitoe, seed grower
John Stonhall, shoemaker

* Alfred Mann
* James Rivers

Samuel Bentley, Hill Farm
John Farrow
George Hellen, Hoo
Mrs M.A. Hellen, Bouchier's Hall
+ John G Lay, Great Tey
George Lithgow, Stanway
Augor Negus Mayhew, Church House
* James Miles jnr.
John Pettit, Checkly
John Sharp

* William Deeks
* Ebenezer Forster
Jabez Harris
* Henry Powell

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Aldham - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

Aldham - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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