History of Bulmer
St Andrew's Church, Bulmer.
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History of Bulmer >> 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.
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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David Badham, Esq.
J. St. George Burke, Esq., Auberies
Emma Gaudier, schoolmistress
Dennis Grey Clover, corn miller
Mark Coote, carpenter
John Crisell, church clerk, etc.
Hannah Darby, beerhouse, Tye
Isaac Deal, shopkeeper
William Dixy, boot and shoe maker
George English, brick and tile maker
Peter Firman, blacksmith, Tye
William Hutley, blacksmith
William Lagdon, victualler, Blackbirds
William Lincoln, corn miller
Thomas Meeking, gent., Black House
William Parsons, victualler, Plough, Tye
Rev. Oliver Edward Raymond, M.A., curate, Vicarage
George Brewster, Nether Hall
Edward Browning, Bulmer Kitching
George Coote, Smeetham Hall
Mr Mason, Clapts Farm
John Nott, Butler's Hall
John Orbell, Goldingham Hall
Amos Tiffen Underwood, Tye Corner
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Bulmer - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
Bulmer - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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