History of Burnham-on-Crouch

High Street, Burnham-on-Crouch, c.1965, Essex.  (Neg. B325032)  © Copyright The Francis Frith Collection 2005. http://www.francisfrith.com
High Street, Burnham-on-Crouch, c.1965
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History of Burnham-on-Crouch >> Pigot's Directory 1839

Pigot's Directory of Essex 1839 - 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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Gentry and Clergy
Gillson Auger
John Gillson Auger
Mrs Sarah Barnes
Miss Sophia Barnes
John Bygrave
Rev. John Garrington
Rev. William Hammond
John Hawkins
Mrs Hannah Huddart
Mrs Betsey Ketcher
Rev. Thomas Schreiber, and magistrate

John Garrington
Mrs Lamb
James Henry Shuttleworth, master National School
Sarah Smith, mistress National School

Hannah Garrington
William Potter
John Wackrill

Boot and Shoe Makers.
Joseph Austin
William Bigmore
John Clover
Charles Page
John Taylor

Edward Croxon
Henry Croxon
Joseph Croxon
William Wood

Christopher Gardner
Jehu Smith

Coal Merchants.
Alexander Cranmer
William Edwards
John Garrood
William Page
Isaiah Richmond
William Taylor

Gardners and Seedsmen.
James Blunden
Thomas Blunden
Thomas Forlkner
Abraham Rise

Hair Dressers.
William Gardner
Thomas Philips

Public Houses.
John Sirett, Anchor PH
Samuel Gigney, George and Dragon PH
Charles Cock, King's Arms PH
Alexander Cranmer, Ship PH
Henry Emberson, Star and Commercial Inn
William Page, White Hart and Commercial Inn

Milliner and Dress Makers.
Isaac Rogers
Thomas Rogers
John Sweeting
Labon Sweeting

Ship Owners.
William Edwards
Mrs Danzie Hawkins
Mary Matthews
Isaiah Richmond
James Richmond
William Taylor

Robert Edwards, basket maker
John Lamb, blacksmith
William Newman, bricklayer
George Perry, grocer and tea dealer
John Prior, linen draper, grocer and tea dealer
John Stoneham, linen draper, grocer and tea dealer
George Barnes, linen draper
Elisha Staggs, miller
Samuel Theedham, miller
George Garrood, painter, plumber and glazier
Robert Stevens, saddler
John Brocklehurst, shopkeeper and dealer
Jeffrey Manning, shopkeeper and dealer
Thomas Bell, tailor
William Key, tailor
Dangie Garrington, sail maker
John Pitt burnham retail brewer

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

Burnham on Crouch - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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