History of Great Parndon

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Cock Inn, Great Parndon. c.1960
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History of Great Parndon >> 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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J.A. Bentley, upholsterer, etc.
James Crawley, shopkeeper
William Fairchild, parish clerk
Miss Heath, schoolmistress
Frederick Houblon, Esq., Kingsmoor House
John Hudson, beerhouse and shopkpr.
William Jackson, wheelwright
Rev. Owen Harden, M.A., rector
Thomas Markwell, carpenter and victualler Cock,
Moses Whiting, blacksmith

John Akers, Old House Farm
William Alderson, Sumners
Christopher Appleby, Little Canons
John Day
John Day, jun.
Joseph Holmes, Hare Street
Thomas King
William Smiler
Thomas Markwell
Thomas Press
James Pomroy, Canons
Stephen Church
Benjamin Rickett, Church Farm
John Risden, Claygate
Peter Smith
George Smith
Sarah Thurlow, Stuarts
John Tongue, Passemers

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Great Parndon - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

Great Parndon - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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