History of Great Warley

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St Mary the Virgin's Church, Great Warley, 1906
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History of Great Warley >> 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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General Pinson Bonham, Great Warley Place
James Burrows, shoemaker
Mrs. Clay
John Caton, butcher
John Crossingham, grocer, draper, etc.
William Eldred, constable, blacksmith and wheelwright
Lady Agnes English, Warley House
John Hammond, builder and victualler, Headley Arms
George Hesse, grocer, etc.,
M. William Jeggo jun., assistant overseer
James Kerr, victualler, Thatchers Arms
John Knight, bricklayer, Common
Rev. Hastings Robinson D.D., Rectory
W. Rush, parish clerk
William Seabrook, baker
James Stokes jun., grocer, Common
Rev. George Edward Tate B.A., curate
Mrs. P. Wallis
Margaret Wevers, school

Susan Foker
Joseph Hammond
John Kettley

John Cross (owner)
Isaac Coppen, Cley-Tye
Frederick Francis
Samuel Francis
Sarah Haywood
Daniel Haws, Berry House
Samuel Joggins
George Joslin
Thomas Knightbridge
Charles Packman
A. Shuttleworth
Nathaniel Springham
William Weal
William Wood

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

Great Warley - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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