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History of Good Easter >> 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.
You should also consider newspaper archives. With millions of pages now online, there is always the possibility of finding articles featuring your ancestors. Discover how to explore newspaper archives.
George Mott, postman
Miss Sarah Colyer, school mistress
Mrs. Embirds Rust
Rev. P.J. Walker, vicar, Vicarage
T.R. Abbott, Old Star PH, draper and grocer
Charles Attridge, farmer, Piper's Farm
William Barwick, Hop Pole
Mrs. Mary Bohannon, shopkeeper
John Brewster, shoe maker
James Bright, shopkeeper
Danile Buck, carpenter
Stephen Colyer, farmer
Robert Dowsett, carpenter and builder
George Everett, baker
George Freshwater, hurdle maker
Daniel Godsafe, thatcher
John Gray, farmer, Gurtons
Daniel Haster, blacksmith
John Hockley, miller
William Hockley, farmer
William Knight, farmer
Marriages brothers, farmers
Christopher Matthews, farmer, Great Newarks
Edward May, farmer, Mudwall
William Mead, farmer, Elbows
Joseph Mott, carpenter
John Puffett, Wheeler's Arms, and wheelwright
Francis Rust, farmer, Fouchers
William Rust, farmer, Falconer's Hall
William Shuker, farmer
Charles Smith, farmer
Henry Staines, farmer, Gatehouse
George Thorne, butcher and farmer
George Wilson, farmer, Roblets
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