High Street, Epping, 1921Reproduced courtesy of The Francis Frith Collection.
History of Epping >> White's Directory 1848
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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. 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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Marked 1 are in Epping Upland; 2 at Epping Green; 3 at Ryehill; others are in the town, or where specified; those marked * are in Theydon parishes, on the South East side of the time
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Boot and Shoe Makers.
Charles James Teece
Matthew Maxwell Butcher
Thomas James Wilson
2 George Adams
3 John Brown
2 William Brown
1 William Dean, Hunter's Hall
1 James Fitch
1 Daniel Gingell
3 James Kyburn
1 Thomas Nicholls
William Northover, Eppingbury
2 William Perry
3 John Rickett
1 James Scruby
2 Peter Smith
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2 James Brown
3 Isaac Kyburn
Horse and Gig Letters.
Joiners and Builders.
Linen and Woollen Drapers.
Milliners and Straw Hat Makers.
Mary Ann Wood
2 James Mott
Perfumers and Hair Dressers.
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Thomas Wheeler Cooper
2 James Fitch (and beerhouse)
Watch Makers, etc.
Charles Pratt (and bird stuffer)
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Epping - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
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