History of Great Stambridge
Village green, Great Stambridge.
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History of Great Stambridge >> Post Office Directory 1874
Post Office Directory of Essex 1874 - list of inhabitants.
If you wish to trace any of these people on the census returns, he nearest census date for this 1874 directory is the 1871 census.
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.
You should also consider newspaper archives. With millions of pages now online, there is always the possibility of finding articles featuring your ancestors. Discover how to explore newspaper archives.
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Rev. Edmund Henry Penny, M.A., rector, Rectory
William Allen, farmer
Mrs. Eleanor Blackbone, Royal Oak PH
John Robert Bollock, baker and grocer
Edward Lockwood, shoe maker
Mrs. Mary Moss, farmer
Alfred Mottram Rankin and Hugh Rankin, farmers
William Rickett, beer retailer
George Walter Webb, farmer
Samuel Whittingham, blacksmith
William Whittingham, wheelwright and blacksmith
Henry Willis, farmer
James Whybrow, baker
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Great Stambridge - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
Great Stambridge - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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