History of Broxted

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History of Broxted >> White's Directory 1863

White's Directory of Essex 1863 - list of inhabitants.

If you wish to trace any of these people on the census returns, the nearest census date for this 1863 directory is the 1861 census. There are a number of commercial providers of census returns. These include:

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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.

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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John Brand, baker and miller
William Edwardes and Mrs., National Schools
Gamaliel Guyver, wheelwright
Rev. Abraham Mason, M.A., vicar
William Pryor, parish clerk

Farmers.
John Bunnett, Cherry Green
Arthur Davis
John Guyver
John Phillips
Green Cherry
Peter Phillips
Samuel Scruby
William Scruby
William Smith
Henry Silvester
William Speller
Obadiah Spurgeon
John Stack
Edward Williams
George Willis

Beerhouses.
Aaron Barltrop
Rebecca Willis

Blacksmiths.
Aaron Barltrop
William Barltrop

Shoemakers.
Richard Baker
Thomas Smith

Shopkeepers.
William Franklin
David Ham
Aaron Reynolds

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Essex Standard Newspaper

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

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Broxted - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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