History of Great Waltham

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History of Great Waltham >> White's Directory 1848

White's Directory of Essex 1848 - 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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James Boultwood, cooper
Joseph Coe, basket and sieve maker
Robert Dannatt, schoolmaster
Robert Dannatt, jun., plumber , painter, etc.
Mary Dowsett, bricklayer
Rev. James Hardwick Dyer B.D., vicar
Harriett French, schoolmistress
Benjamin Joscelyne, auctioneer, etc.
Joseph Phillips, National Schools
Sarah Porter, dress maker
Mr. Joseph Tyler
Mrs. Maryon
Richard Tyrell, parish clerk
John Jolliffe Tufnell, Esq., Langleys
J.J. Tufnell, jun. Esq., Waltham House
Rev. george Wardley (Independent Minister)
Solomon Young, veterinary surgeon

Farmers. (* are owners)
* Samuel Adams
Richard Bright
Robert Brewster, Chalk Farm
Mary Bright, Fitz Andrew's
James Campen, Baileys
* Jonas Coote, Fitz-John's
* Robert Dannatt, Clark's
* James Dowsett, Poulters
* Philip Dowsett (horse dealer, Parkgate
* Thomas Dowsett, South House
Abraham Emberson, Fanners
Mary Emberson, Garnett's
Joseph Eve
Charles Green, higler
* Thomas Hasler, Apple Trees
William Hitchcock, Humphrey's
* Thomas Hodges, Warners
Abraham Josling
Wilson Lucking
Joseph Joslin, bailiff, Wallops
* William Josling, Little Lee Park
Richard Lee
William Mead, Balls
William Portway, Absol Park
John Robinson
Mary Rolph, Butler's
Robert Rust, Wiseman's
Richard Rust, Wiseman's
Charles Skill, North End Place
Peter Snow, Longs
James Stock, Walnut Trees
Lucy stock, Israels
* William Townsend, Wall Farm
Samuel Willers, How Street
* George Wilson, Walthambury

Inns and Taverns.
William Snow, Butcher's Arms
Charles Perry, Green Man
Matthew Newcomb, Rose and Crown
John Spencer Francis, Six Bells
William Hasler, Spread Eagle
Joseph Ward , Wind Mill
Robert Gooch, White Hart

Bakers.
Jabez Emberson
John Francis

Beer Houses.
James Green
John Matthews, Littley Green
Thomas Matthams
John Smith
Jams Stock

Blacksmiths.
Matthew Newcomb
John Robinson
George Young

Butchers.
Wilson Luckling
Hugh Reed
Benjamin Snow
Henry Sorell

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Carpenters.
Joseph Millbank
William Snow

Corn Millers.
Samuel Adams
John Bentall
Jane Rust

Grocers.
Henry Brewer
James Fowler
Joseph Ketley
Philip Phillips
George Porter
James Reeve
William Smith
William Snow
William Stock

Saddlers.
Abraham Green
Thomas Willers

Shoemakers.
Thomas Bedwell
William Burton
John George
John Gowers
William Smith
John James Thurston
William Tyrell

Tailors.
Edmund Frankland
William Hasler

Wheelwrights.
John Brewster
William Coe
Thomas Ellis

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