History of Great Holland

Great Holland, All Saints Church c1955, Essex.  (Neg. G274004)  © Copyright The Francis Frith Collection 2005. http://www.francisfrith.com
Great Holland, All Saints Church c1955
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History of Great Holland >> White's Directory 1863

White's Directory of Essex 1863 - list of inhabitants.

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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.

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Great Holland
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Robert Arnold, parish clerk
George Atkins bricklayer, shopkeeper, etc.
Mrs Mary Ann Atkins
Henry Beckwith, miller and baker
Thomas Burrows, grocer and draper
John Campin, grocer and draper
James Cole, waller, and victualler, Ship
Ann Cunningham, victualler, Red Lion
Thomas Eade, shoemaker
James Francis, carpenter
Rev. Richard Joynes, B.D., Rectory
William Lott, postman
Henry Nevill, blacksmith
William Smith, thatcher


Great Holland
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Farmers.
James Beckwith
John Gray
Charles Hicks, Hall
Frederick Hicks
John Kingsbury
George Laws
Daniel Lucas
James Mills
William Thompson
Mrs Mary Wrinch

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