History of East Hanningfield
The Windmill PH, East Hanningfield, c.1960
Reproduced courtesy of The Francis Frith Collection.
History of East Hanningfield >> 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.
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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Charles Blanks, blacksmiths
John Du Croz, Esq., Great Claydons
Thomas Hill, bricklayer and victualler, Three Horse Shoes
Richard Myhill, butcher and victualler, Windmill
Rev. John Nottidge M.A., rector and rural dean, Rectory
Joshua Ramsey, victualler, Plough and Sail,
William Rayner, wheelwright
Thomas Beall, Hall
David Bewers, Lodge
Joseph Blanks, Common
James Edwards, Salesfriths
George Grave, Sumpters
Frederick Mead, Little Gibcrack
Sarah Ratcliff, James Ratcliff, Rough Hill
William Whittamore, Romans
Joseph Cottee, baker
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East Hanningfield - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
East Hanningfield - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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