History of Elmdon

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Formerly the King's Head PH, Elmdon.
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History of Elmdon >> 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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Mrs. Mary Ann Aldrich, Rose Cottage
James baker, victualler, King's Head
Ann Cock, schoolmistress
Rev. Robert Fiske M.A., vicar of Elmdon and rector of Wendon Lofts
Charles Monk, baker and beerhouse
Edward Nash, shoemaker
Abraham Smoothy, victualler, Wilkes Arms
Richard Rowley, schoolmaster
James Syer, straw hat maker
George Tinworth, butcher and carrier
James Walton, tailor and beerhouse
William Waters, parish clerk

William Barnard
George Clark
Thomas Farnham, Diddenhoe-end
Mary Ann Brand
Elizabeth Dean
James Hayden
William Hayden
James Jeffrey
Susan Letchfield
James Mickley, Leebury
Jacob Prime, Duddenhoe-end
John Rolfe, Elmdonbury
George Wisbey
Rebecca Perry

John Brand, jun.
Susan Cane (and wheelwright)

Grocers, etc.
Mary Ann Brand
William Crisp (and cabinet maker)
William Farnham (and beerhouse)

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

Elmdon - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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