History of Clavering

Clavering, Church End 1959, Essex.  (Neg. C241001)  © Copyright The Francis Frith Collection 2005. http://www.francisfrith.com
Clavering, Church End 1959
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History of Clavering >> 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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James Barnard, baker
George Barron, blacksmith
Rev. George Brookes, M.A., vicar
George Button, parish clerk
Mrs. Mary Cooper
J. Goodwin, sexton
John Deards, plumber, painter, etc.
Joseph Francis, mealman
Henry Glasscock, grocer and draper
Charles Green, saddler, Hill Green
Stephen Hawkes, surgeon
Mrs. M.A. Newport
Mrs. Pavitt
Mr. George Orgar
W. Savill, school
James Pavitt, grocer, draper, miller, post office
Mary Agnes Potter, National School
Robert Spencer, corn miller and dealer, Clavering Hall
Thomas Westwood, victualler, Fox and Hounds

Jesse Barker, Valence Farm
John Barker
Thomas Barker
William Bush, Ford-end
Joseph Claydon
Charles Marsh
Henry Glassock, Sheepcote-green
John Glassock, Ford-end
Charles Marsh, Clavering Place
Henry Moore (and corn miller)
John Newport (maltster,) Curles
Thomas Newport, Darnells
Thomas Newport, jun., Curles
John Nottage, Butt Green
Samuel Orgar (and butcher)
Joseph Perry
Peter Pigram
Joshua Pigram, Thurrock
Henry Prime, Fitzwilliams
James Rolfe (and maltster)
John Spencer, Clavering Hall
Joseph Tredgett, Coldhams
George Waylett (and cooper), Holme
James Wisbey, Ford-end
James Woollard, Ford-end

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Clavering Church, c.1910
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Beer Houses.
Thomas Bailey
Samuel Bunting
George Burgess
William Burgess
Louisa Claydon, Sheepcote Green
Lucy Claydon
John Glassock
Philip Miller
George Piggott

Boot and Shoe Makers
James Bailey
Aaron Key
Thomas Westwood

John Bush
Joseph Martin
William Martin

Corn Millers.
Henry Moore
Robert Spencer
James Pavitt

James Barnard
Louisa Claydon
Henry Glasscock
James Pavitt
George Pigott

Charles Baker
Philip Barker

Samuel Bunting
Charles Collin

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

Clavering - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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