History of Colne Engaine

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History of Colne Engaine >> White's Directory 1863

White's Directory of Essex 1863 - 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 Beard, Esq. The Lodge
William Brewer, beerhouse and shopkeeper.
Mrs. Jane Butcher and Mr Thomas Butcher
Thomas Firmin, blacksmith
George Fuller, boot and shoe maker
Rev. John Greenwood, D.D., Rectory
Henry Hills and Co., millers, and Earl's Colne
Robert Hills, Esq., Colne Park
Jonathan Jarman, wheelwright
Rev. Edmund Jenner, curate
William Lambert, mill manager
William Laverock, schoolmaster
John Jeremiah Mayhew, Esq., Overhall
J.J. Mayhew, jun., Countess Cross
Samuel Nice, victualler, Five Bells
Elizabeth Pudney and Sons ( Frederick Pudney and Walter Pudney ), brick makers, builders, and shopkeepers
Isaac Pudney, sexton
John Pudney, maltster and parish clerk
Jesse Rogers, assistant overseer, etc.
Mrs. Sarah Sewell, Grove House
Mr Jeremiah Shave
Mr Robert Smith, shopkeeper
William White, corn miller, Ford Mill

John Beard
William Brewer
Isaac Brown, Brick House
Isaac Baker Brown, Knights
Francis Elms Butcher, Hall
James Ellis, and beerhouse, Rook Tree
George Firmin, and dealer
John Firmin, Bromtons
Edward Gallafent, Brook Farm
William Shave, Millbrook
George Spurgeon, Westwood

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Colne Engaine - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

Colne Engaine - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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