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History of Great Burstead >> 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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(see also Billericay)
Edward Agar, Plough
Samuel Boughtwood, cattle dealer
Joseph Bull, wheelwright
John Elmes Bulwer, gentleman
Charles Childs, victualler, Duke of York
William James Clark, wheelwright
Edward Hawkes, tailor
Philip Pichman, beer seller
James Saddler, victualler, King's Arms
Robert Wilmot Schneider, gentleman
Rev. John Thomas M.A., vicar
Mrs. Barnard, Grange
Henry Thorogood, Blund's Walls
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