History of Epping

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History of Epping >> Pigot's Directory 1823

Pigot's Directory of Essex 1823 - 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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Academies.
Ann Burton
George Palmer
Isaac Payne
B P Severn

Attorneys.
Richard Andrews
John Pate
William Windows

Auctioneers.
Thomas Champness
W P Dorrington

Bakers.
Joseph Abrey (and confectioner)
Michael Alter
William Hawes

Blacksmiths.
Benjamin Barlthrop
john Gilderson
John Miller
Gabriel Slater

Booksellers.
William McMurdie

Boot and Shoe Makers.
Fred Adcan
William Giffin
George Hummerston
William Ingham

Butchers.
Joseph Tubman
Stephen Turner

Corn Factors.
Joseph Arbrey
Jacob Watson

Grocers.
Benjamin Doubleday (and ironmonger)
William Haslam
James Wotton

Inns.
Cock, Elizabeth Stokes
Thatched House, Walter Tweed

Ironmongers.
Joseph Hoy

Joiners and Builders.
Thomas Champness
Thomas Lovett
John Palmer

Linen and Woollen Drapers.
William Haslam
Joseph Rankin
James Walton

Maltsters.
Thomas Coell
Jonathan Parker

Nursurymen and Seedsmen.
John Brown
Samuel Ditcham

Painters, Plumbers, and Glaziers.
William Basham
Ann Clark
John Foster

Saddlers.
P S Borum
William Phipps

Surgeons
Edward Griffin
Thomas Loft
D R McNabb

Tailors.
F Adcane
William Haslam
Joseph Mantle
Henry Porter
Jeremiah Wood

Taverns and Public Houses.
Bell, Robert Harvey
Black Lion, Timothy Tofts
Duke of Wellington, Henry Heath
George, Bernard Thurgood
Globe, Richard Fairchild
Harp, Samuel Champness
Sun, Thomas Cooper
Swan, John Nicholls
White Hart, George Wright
White Horse, William Pinsent
White Lion, Charles Clark

Wine and Spirit Merchants.
Thomas Argies
William Ingram

Misc.
Thomas Argles, bankers agent
William Burrell, tanner
T Champness, land surveyor
Edmund Champness, perfumer
William Dorrington, cabinet maker
Joseph Franklin, glove
Elizabeth Gregory, milliner
Reynold Heath, bricklayer
Joseph Hey, brazier and tin plate worker
L Lawrence, dress maker
Charles Marrable, plasterer
John Marson, chair maker
Henry Pasby, earthenware dealer
George Pollard, corn maker
John Pratt, watch and clock maker
Thomas Rowhands, chemist and druggist
G Slater, wheelwright
Thomas Surridge, cooper

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

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Epping - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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