Great Waltham, c.1965Reproduced courtesy of The Francis Frith Collection.
History of Great Waltham >> White's Directory 1863
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If you wish to trace any of these people on the census returns, the nearest census date for this 1863 directory is the 1861 census. There are a number of commercial providers of census returns. These include:
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. Oliver Brand (Independent)
Henry Brewer, postmaster
James Boultwood, cooper
Thomas Boultwood, gamekeeper
William James Cheveley, gentleman
Robert George Cobb, land steward
Robert Dannatt, schoolmaster
Charles James Dowsett, George Dowsett, Robert Dowsett, and William Dowsett, bricklayers
Rev. James Hardwick Dyer, B.D., vicar
Isaac Ives, gardener
Fanny Joslyn, schoolmistress
James Lucking, farm bailiff
Henry Sewell, plumber, painter, etc.
Henry Sorrell, cattle dealer
John Joliffe Tufnell, Esq., Langleys
J.J. Tufnell, jun., Esq., Waltham House
James Tunbridge, parish clerk
Rev. Robert Webb, curate of Little Waltham, and surrogate
Solomon Young, veterinary surgeon
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Farmers. (* are Owners.)
* Samuel Adams, and miller
* Jonas Coote
* Robert Dannatt, jun., registrar, manure manufacturer, and miller
* James Dowsett, Poulters
* Philip Dowsett
* John Hasler
* Thomas Hodges
* William Josling
Richard Lee, Hyde Hall
William Oswald Newman, Absol Park
William Ripper and James Ripper, Garnett's
* Alfred Skill
* William Townsend
Inns and Taverns.
Butcher's Arms, Mrs. Snow
Green Man, James Green
Rose and Crown, James Devonish,
Six Bells, Robert Baton
Spread Eagle, John Fulcher, dealer
Windmill, Samuel Leeds
White Hart, William Abel
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