History of Great Tey

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History of Great Tey >> 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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Rev. Whiston Timothy Bristow, B.A., curate
James Crabb, bricklayer
John Dyer, carpenter
William Evans, beerhouse
James Eves, smith and wheelwright
John Fairs, boot and shoe maker
Joseph Firmin, victualler, Chequers
John Flack, policeman
Samuel Herman, parish clerk
William Hutley, blacksmith
John Goodall Lay, Esq., Walcotts
John Watson Lay, corn merchant, etc.
Bernard Lockwood, butcher, Post Office
Joseph Patmore, miller and baker
Mrs. Elizabeth Poole, shopkeeper and victualler, Eight Bells
John Ringer, shopkeeper
John Smith, carpenter, and Ann Smith, beerhouse
Rev . William Walsh, M.A., rector and vicar
Charles Williamson, shopkeeper

Thomas Lake Bickmore, Flories
Thomas Cloughton, Baldwins
Jeffery Goodey, Moor Farm
William Kemp, Buckler's Green
Henry Lockwood, Trumpingtons
Bernard Morris, Abraham's Farm
John Moss; h Earl's Colne
Hercules Norton, Lambert's
John Overitt, and seed grower
John Pettitt, Tey Brook
James Sharp, Up-hall
Stephen Unwin, Elm Farm
James Willsher
John Sharp
Samuel Woodward, East Gores

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

Great Tey - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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