History of Fryerning
Fryerning, the Village, c.1965
Reproduced courtesy of The Francis Frith Collection.
History of Fryerning >> Post Office Directory 1874
Post Office Directory of Essex 1874 - list of inhabitants.
If you wish to trace any of these people on the census returns, he nearest census date for this 1874 directory is the 1871 census.
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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Captain Wallace Barrow
Rev. Edward Cockey, rector
John Dawson, Hill House
Rev. John William Houchin, independent
Misses Howard, The Nook
Augustus Kortwright , Furze Hall
Mrs. Kortwright, St.Leonard's
Henry Newbery, Docklands
Mrs. Emma Bailey, shopkeeper
Thomas Roger Barfield, carver and gilder
George Borritt, blacksmith
Miss Sarah Clay, milliner
John Collins, saddler and harness maker
Edward Baines Cooper, agricultural implement agent
Daniel Dennis, sen., Ship PH
Richard Fountain, grocer
Mrs. Lucy Fry, greengrocer
Henry Gardner, plumber and house decorator
John Gore, boys' school
Thomas Green, butcher
Thomas Hodson, surgeon
Alfred James, Spread Eagle PH
George Josling, Royal Oak PH
Henry King, tailor
Francis Brazier Martin, Anchor PH
Henry Moul, Ipswich Arms PH
Thomas Nash, grocer
George Osborn, beer retailer, Beggar's Hill
Mrs. Maria Osborn, shopkeeper
George Perry, shoe maker
Henry Raven, baker
William Raven, brewer
Samuel Richardson, blacksmith
Henry Roome, beer retailer and shopkeeper
Frederick Smith, veterinary surgeon
George Percy Smith, linen draper and grocer
Henry Stewart, Woolpack PH
Miss Ann Storey, day school
John Thomas and Henry Thomas, farmers, Howletts Hall
Walter Thompson, wheelwright
C.S. Trussell and Co. coal merchants
Joseph Samuel Andrews Willis, farmer, Fryening Hall
Mrs. Charlotte Woolley, saddler
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Fryening - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
Fryening - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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