The former Old Star PH (now a private house), Good Easter.© Copyright Trevor Harris contributor to the Geograph Project and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence
History of Good Easter >> White's Directory 1848
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 * are land owners
Charles Chelverton, miller
Richard Halls, schoolmaster, parish clerk, grocer and draper
Daniel Hart, beerhouse
James Hasler, blacksmith
Thomas Milbank, wheelwright, blacksmith, and beerhouse
George Mott jun., victualler, Old Star
George Mott sen., carpenter
Hannah Page, schoolmistress
John Thorn, butcher
Emma Walden, Esther Walden, boarding school
Olive Attridge, Pipers
* Daniel Batt, Pepper's Green
* George Buckell, Mount Pleasant
Daniel Colyer, Ladyland
Samuel Gooch, Cantells
Samuel Matthews, Great Newarks
John May, Mudd Hall
Edward Mead, Elbows
Samuel Metson, Fridays
William Puffett, Little Newarks
Elizabeth Rust, Foucher's
William Rust, Holyoak
Henry Stains, Gate House
* William Wilfred Shuker, Golden Well
* Samuel Wilson, Roblets
* William Buck
* George Mott
George Mott jun
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Good Easter - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
Good Easter - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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