History of Barling
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History of Barling >> White's Directory 1848
White's Directory of Essex 1848 - list of inhabitants.
If you wish to trace any of these people on the census returns, the nearest census date for this 1848 directory is the 1851 census.
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.
My ancestor lived here at this time, but why aren't they listed here? Answer: Not everyone appeared in a trade directory. Please read our Trade Directories article.
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Rev. Samuel Buxton Smyth M.A., curate
Daniel Binks, shopkeeper
Matthew Wendon, gardener
Francis Walker Bannester
Thomas Hudson, Barling Hall
Mrs. Kernott, Goal Farm
Mrs. J Lambert
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Barling - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
Barling - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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