History of Burnham-on-Crouch

Clock Tower, Burnham-on-Crouch, c.1965, Essex.  (Neg. B325125)  © Copyright The Francis Frith Collection 2005. http://www.francisfrith.com
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History of Burnham-on-Crouch >> White's Directory 1848

White's Directory of Essex 1848 - list of inhabitants.

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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.

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John Adams, linen draper
James Addison, surgeon
James Alefounder, rag, etc., dealer
Mrs. Anger
Mrs. Elizabeth Barnes
James Blundon, seedsman
Isiah Feist, fishmonger
Thomas Faulkener, seed grower
John Gardiner, hairdresser
Danzie Carrington, sail maker
John Carrington, Baptist Minister, and stamp seller
Lieut. Charles Goulett, coast guard
William Granger, corn miller
Rev. William Hammond M.A., curate
John Harrington, parish clerk
Isaac Holden, boat builder
Charles Hurley, coach owner
Clement Hurrell, farrier
Mrs. Sarah Ketcher
Mrs. H. Clarke
Elias Collett Lawrence, tide surveyor and landing waiter
Edmund Marshall, National Schools
Mrs. Susan Pannel, Burnham Hall
Ruth Payle, glover
Mrs. Sarah Rogers, Miss Elizabeth Rogers
Andrew Rome, policeman
John Smith, auctioneer, etc.
William Anthony Soulby, surgeon
Elisha Staggs, corn miller and beerhouse

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Robert Stevens, saddler, etc.
John Worraker, carrier to Maldon
Elizabeth Wright, straw hat maker
Thomas Wright, travelling draper

Inns and Taverns.
William Bridge, Anchor
George Baker, George and Dragon
John Marriott, King's Arms
Alexander Cranmer, Ship
Sarah Potton, Star
William Page, White Hart Hotel

Bakers.
Hannah Carrington
Joseph Garrood
Francis Harrington
William Potter
Joseph Smith
John Wachrill

Beer Houses.
Joseph Austin
John Pitt
Elisha Staggs
James Torrible
George Tunbridge

Blacksmiths.
George Garrood
John Lamb

Boot and Shoe Makers.
J. Austin
John Clover
William Bigmore
D.E. Murrell
Charles Page
John Taylor

Builders.
Christopher Gardner
William Martin
William Newman
Samuel Read

Butchers.
Abraham Croxon
Joseph Croxon
John Durrant
Thomas Huddart

Coal Merchants.
William Edwards
Joseph Garrood
William Page
Isaiah Richmond
Samuel Richmond

Farmers.
Henry Baker
Cicelia Bygrave, Wick
Thomas Carter, Romans
Richard Clarke
Abraham Croxon
Henry Croxon
Christopher Gardner
Elizabeth Grimwade
Benjamin Howe, Hill Farm
John May, Ostend
William Newman
Sisan Pannel and Daniel Pannel, Hall
Orwell Peacock
Joseph Wallis

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Grocers and Drapers, etc.
Christopher Barnes
James Bloomfield
Jeffrey Manning
George Perry
John Prior
John Stoneham

Oyster Merchants.
John Anger
John Anger Gilson
Mary Bowton
John Hawkins
Thomas Rogers
John Smith
Laban Sweeting

Plumbers, Glaziers, etc.
George Garrood
Henry Rentall

Tailors.
Thomas Bell
Robert Gathercole
Robert Hasler
William Key

Vessel Owners.
John Abbott
Abraham Clay
William Edwards
Betsy Garrood
Joseph Garrood
John Marriott
Isaiah Richmond
Samuel Richmond
John Smith

Wheelwrights.
George Cox
Thomas Flick

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Burnham on Crouch - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

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Burnham on Crouch - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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