The Folly, Great Easton, c.1955Reproduced courtesy of The Francis Frith Collection.
History of Great Easton >> 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:
Please note, however, that the 1851 census returns for Great Easton are missing from the census returns at the Public Record Office.
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 at Dutton Hill
Joseph Brazier, bailiff, Hall
Henry Brown, swine dealer
Charles Choat, wheelwright
William Clark, carpenter
William Clark, jun., shopkeeper and beerhouse
Henry Collin, bricklayer and shopkeeper
* James Coote, shopkeeper
Susanna Downes, schoolmistress
Clement Grout, basket maker
* Joseph Grout, shopkeeper and wheelwright
William Haggar, carpenter
John Morton, parish clerk and schoolmaster
Judith Morton, schoolmistress
George Turner, blacksmith
Rev. Thomas Randall Walne B.A., curate
George Barnard, Maysland
James Barnard, Wolseys
Robert Barnard, Muskhams
John Camp, and miller, Andrews
Great Eastonprint published 1834
John Francis, Great Easton Hall
William Josling Esq., Blamsters Hall
Joseph Neville, Welches
George Palmer, Bridgefoot
* William Watson
William Clark jun.
* Charles Watson
* Samuel Watson
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