History of Broxted

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History of Broxted >> 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. There are a number of commercial providers of census returns. These include:


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Please note, however, that the 1851 census returns for Broxted are missing from the census returns at the Public Record Office.

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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Peter Devey and Mary Ann Devey, National School
Emma Franklin, schoolmistress
Gamaliel Guyver, wheelwright
Charles Hockley, baker and miller
Rev. A. Mason M.A., vicar
George Willis, sexton and postman

Robert Barnard, Muskhams
John Bennett
John Giblin
Nathaniel Guyver, Tingates
John Kent
Jacob Little
Sarah Leonard, (malster,) Hall
John William Patmore, Thremhall
John Lyles Phillips, Cherry Hall
William Scruby, Moor-end
Henry Silvester and George Henry Silvester, Wood Farm
Obadiah Spurgeon, Woodgates
James Stock, Fleming Hill
Barker Wall, Far Thremhall
John Webb, Brick House
John White, Church Hall
James Willis, Geralds

Moses Barltrop
Edward Reynolds
Henry Willis

Moses Barltrop
William Barltrop

Richard Baker
Henry Coston
Thomas Smith

Moses Barltrop
Harriet Coston
William Franklin
Edward Reynolds

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

Broxted - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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