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 1863

White's Directory of Essex 1863 - list of inhabitants.

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Marked 2 are at Hill Green, 3 at Sterlings Green, and 4 at Ford-End.
Thomas Brett, M.D., and surgeon, Curl's Green
George Button, parish clerk
Rev. J.G. Carpenter, (Independent)
John Deards, plumber, painter, etc.
Mrs Fennell
Mrs Pavitt
2 Charles Green, saddler, etc.
Rev. Thomas William Henry Gurney, M.A., vicarage
Mrs Sarah Orgar, butcher
Mrs Portway, boarding school
Miss Rollinson, National School
William Savill, British schoolmaster
Robert Spencer, corn miller
A. Watson, Esq., Curl's Manor House
Thomas Westwood, victualler, Fox and Hounds

Hannah Barker
3 William Barker
Thomas Stock Bush
4 William Bush
2 Henry Clarke
John Frederick Clark
Joseph Claydon
Henry Jones
Charles Marsh
4 John Mason
4 John Nottage
Sarah Orgar
4 Joseph Pilgrim
William Pike
Jacob Prime
R. H. Rolfe, maltster
John Savill
William Savill, Curls
John Hall Spencer
George Waylett, and cooper
Arthur Wisbey
Nathan Wisbey

Charles Barker
Samuel Brookes
2 George Burgess
Louisa Claydon
Joseph Francis
Joseph Knightley
George Miller
William Rumball

George Barren
Samuel Bunting
George Law

Boot and Shoemakers.
James Bailey
2 Joseph Perry
Joseph Claydon
Aaron Key
John Pilley
2 James Westwood
Thomas Westwood

Thomas Stock Bush
Joseph Knightly

Shopkeepers (* are Bakers.)
* James Barnard
Louisa Claydon
Joseph Francis
Thomas Halls
* Henry Pavitt

Charles Barker
George Miller
George Bunting
3 Samuel Bunting

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

Clavering - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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