Holfield Grange, Coggeshall, c.1955Reproduced courtesy of The Francis Frith Collection.
History of Great Coggeshall (Coggeshall) >> White's Directory 1863
If you wish to trace any of these people on the census returns, the nearest census date for this 1863 directory is the 1861 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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Colchester Road, CoggeshallLow resolution copy courtesy of Footsteps' Shop on Ebay. Quality postcards of Essex.
Sarah Ann Durrant
Charles Barnard, Point-well
Joseph Bentley, Tilty Mill
Horsnaill and Catchpool, Steam Mill
Henry Dennis, Monkdown
William Gentry Dennis, Hovells
Isaac Drury, bailiff, Gatehouse
James Johnson, Highfield
George Caswell Newman, Scrips
Thomas Powell, Hall
Nathaniel Raven, Leezes
Joseph Skingley, New House
Anthony Townsend Warwicker, Griggshill
William Bailey Polley
Gardeners and Seed Growers.
Francis Hunwick, jun.
Church Street, CoggeshallLow resolution copy courtesy of Footsteps' Shop on Ebay. Quality postcards of Essex.
Henry Clark, and fishmonger
Miss Francis Hills
Andrew Fuller Bright
William Jacobs Crossby
Frederick Adolphus Judges
Richard Meredith Kirkham
Ironmongers and Tinners.
Lace Workers ( Tambour).
Mrs. S. Fuller
Miss A. Heather
Sarah Johnson and Eliza Johnson
Market Hill, CoggeshallLow resolution copy courtesy of Footsteps' Shop on Ebay. Quality postcards of Essex.
Linen and Woollen Drapers.
Henry George Bailey
Beard and Bright
Mrs. B. Norman
Plumbers, Glaziers and Painters.
John Hall and Son (throwsters), Orchard Mill
Straw Hat Makers.
Robert Denne Christmas
Harold Giles, and registrar
James Stewart Nott
Tailors and Drapers.
John Appleford Clemence
Henry Moore, and bank agent
Toy, etc., dealers
S. Snell, jun.
John Wash (and coach builder)
Wine and Spirit Merchants.
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