History of Berden
St. Nicholas' Church, Berden
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History of Berden >> 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.
You should also consider newspaper archives. With millions of pages now online, there is always the possibility of finding articles featuring your ancestors. Discover how to explore newspaper archives.
John Beard, grocer and draper
George Chipperfield, tailor
Rev. Christopher Flood Cook, B.A., incumbent
John King, swine dealer
Joseph Knightly, parish clerk
William Rayment, Raven Inn
John Sibley, wheelwright and smith
William Hayden, Brick House
Mary Elizabeth Hodges, Berden Hall
John Raymont, Little London
Elizabeth Seabrook, Priory
George Seabrook, Little London
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Berden - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
Berden - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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