Danbury Palace, Danbury, 1906Reproduced courtesy of The Francis Frith Collection.
History of Danbury >> White's Directory 1863
If you wish to trace any of these people on the census returns, the nearest census date for this 1863 directory is the 1861 census. There are a number of commercial providers of census returns. These include:
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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* are land owners,
Bishop of Rochester, the Right Rev. Joseph Cotton Wigram, D.D.
William Ashwell, corn miller
Rev. Thomas Pym Bridges, B.A., rector
* Frederick John Cooper wine and spirit merchant
William Fisk, gentleman, Gay Bowers
Robert Flory, saddler, etc.
John Hazell, veterinary surgeon, Bichnacre
John Hearn, plumber, painter, etc.
* Mr William Hilton and Miss
Lestock Wilson Irdell, gentleman Gay Bowers
* John Robert Spencer Phillips, Esq., Riffhams
Thomas Pullen, tailor
Simon Smith, coal dealer
Rev. Gervase Thorp, curate
Daniel Thornton, parish clerk
William Wilson, bricklayer
* Isaac Agar
Mrs Argent .
George Carter, Danbury House
* John Chapman, Slough House
Frederick John Cooper
* Mrs Ellis
* Jeremiah Mason, and salesman
Daniel Mayes, Gay Bowers
John Simmons, and corn dealer
William Simmons, Rumballs
* John Simpson
John Trussell, Gay Bowers
DanburyLow resolution copy courtesy of Footsteps' Shop on Ebay. Quality postcards of Essex.
Inns and Taverns.
Bell, James Ellis, builder
Cricketers, John Jaggs, brewer
Griffin, William Henry Hipsley
Saracen's Head, Joseph Wright
Mrs Harris .
Samuel Ward, and wheelwright
* William Hipsley
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Frederick Lee, and draper
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