History of Arkesden

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History of Arkesden >> White's Directory 1863

White's Directory of Essex 1863 - 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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George Archer, victualler, Green Man
Caroline Fenner, schoolmistress
Rev. Thomas John Griffinhoofe, B.A., vicar
William Hayden, blacksmith
John Reed, carpenter
William Watson, parish clerk
Rev. Richard Birch Wolfe, Wood Hall

Farmers.
Nathan Bailey
Thomas Bailey
Joseph Ellis
Henry Griffin
Charles James Jay
Edwin Martin
John Nottage
Mary Pegram
John Stock
William Woodcock
Samuel Woodcock, Newland End

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Beerhouses.
Nathan Bailey
John Reed
Samuel Taylor

Shoemakers.
George Machon
Robert Smith

Shopkeepers.
George Archer
Abraham Patmore
William Pluck

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

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Arkesden - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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