History of Feering

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History of Feering >> Post Office Directory 1874

Post Office Directory of Essex 1874 - 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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Alfred Wire, parish clerk
John Baxter, school master
Edward Catchpool, Feeringbury manor
Harris Hills, Feering House
Rev. William James Packe, M.A., vicar
Rev. Frederick Watson, M.A., rector of Salcott, The Warrens
Benjamin Arnold, beer retailer
Charles Bush, malster and brewer
Samuel Cant, farmer
George Church, farmer
Samuel Clarke, shoe maker
Mrs. Mary Dore shopkeeper
William Everett, miller, Rye Mill and at Kelvedon
Mrs. Sophia Everett, farmer
William Finch, Sun
Miss Sophia Grange, Prested Hall
William Hutley, blacksmith and rate collector
James Ketley, farmer, Hill House
Isaac Metcalf, farmer
Thomas Moore, farmer, Palmers
Thomas Moss, farmer
George Pees, Bell, carpenter and grocer
James Purkinson, wheelwright
John Quilter, farmer
Cornwell Raven and William Raven, landowners and farmers
Thomas William Shead, hard timber dealer and hurdle maker
Ferdinand Tupper, baker

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

Feering - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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