History of Fingringhoe

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Fingringhoe, 1907
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History of Fingringhoe >> White's Directory 1863

White's Directory of Essex 1863 - 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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William Abrey, gardener
Rev. Thomas Clarice Brettingham, B.A., vicar
John Crickmore, wheelwright,
John Croyden, relieving officer and registrar
William Durrant, boot and shoe maker
Mrs. Maria Fookes, blacksmith
William Goody, shopkeeper
William Newman, parish clerk
John Pettican, victualler, Whalebone
John Royce, corn miller
William Shead, carpenter and builder

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Benjamin Barton
Charles Bonner
Anthony Frost
Daniel Abbot Green
Mrs. Mary Ann Green, Hall
James Green Hellen
Benjamin Page
Thomas Pertwee
Edward Sallow
William Henry Stone
George Tettrell
John Wyncoll

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

Fingringhoe - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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