History of Childerditch

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History of Childerditch >> 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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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 Ansell, beerhouse keeper
William Copland, blacksmith
Richard Jenkins, shopkeeper
Rev. John Heatley Lewis M.A., Vicarage
Sarah Reeve, schoolmistress

Farmers.
Henry Bodger
James Barbrook
Cornelius Barrett
John Field Butler, Childerditch Hall
Joseph Camwell, Tillingham
Charles Jenkins
William Jenkins
Jeremiah Owen Sparrow

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Essex Standard Newspaper

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Childerditch (marked as Childerton) - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

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Childerditch - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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