History of Belchamp St. Paul
Half Moon Inn, Belchamp St. Paul
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History of Belchamp St. Paul >> 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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Mrs. Martha Baker, Lovelands
Francis Candler and Thomas Candler, bricklayers
Ann Clark, Infant School
Thomas Clarke, tea dealer, and parish clerk
William Cross, victualler, Half Moon
James Gunn, National School
Rev. Edward Pemberton M.A., curate, Vicarage
John Smith, blacksmith
Allen Ward, wheelwright and smith
Sarah Ames, Butler's Farm
William Carter, Esq., Hole House
Thomas Chaplin, Pannells
Thomas Chinery, New Hall
George William Eagle, Paul's Hall
William Eagle, Clare Downs
Isaac Goodey, (and carpenter,) Lambert's
Edward Gardiner, Sheering Place
Joseph Rouse Hicks, Cage's
James Hills and Thomas Hills, Lindsell
George Church King, Wood Barns
George Martin, Ferritts
Thomas Pearson, (and pig jobber,) Turners
Deal and Martin
Straw Hat Makers.
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Belchamp St Paul - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
Belchamp St Paul - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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