Great Braxted, c.1965Reproduced courtesy of The Francis Frith Collection.
History of Great Braxted >> 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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Edward Agar, Plough, beerhouse
James Appleton, tailor
Susan Bentall, schoolmistress
Henry Brown, farm bailiff, Hall
Rev. Henry Calthrop B.D., rector, Rectory
Sarah Chaplin, shopkeeper
James Cottee, butcher
Capt. Charles Du Cane R.N., Braxted Park
Samuel Dudley, shoemaker
William Eley, shopkeeper
William Appleby Fairhead, butcher and shopkeeper
John Hume, victualler, Buck Inn
Abraham Johnson, corn miller
George Tabor, gardener to Capt. du Cane
William Unwin, parish clerk
William Brown, New House
John Davey, West Hall
Louisa Jacobs, Kelvedon Hall
Charles Millbank (cattle dealer,) Nokes Cross
Thomas Neville (and blacksmith)
William Wakeling, Threadgolds
Zachariah Wakeling, Gate House
William Wakeling, Tiptree House
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