History of Kirby le Soken

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History of Kirby le Soken >> White's Directory 1848

White's Directory of Essex 1848 - list of inhabitants.

If you wish to trace any of these people on the census returns, the nearest census date for this 1848 directory is the 1851 census. There are a number of commercial providers of census returns. These include:


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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.

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.

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Mrs. Elizabeth Barnard
William Barton, gardener
Thomas Bundock, butcher
John Cook, carpenter
Rev. William Langston Coxhead, M.A., curate, Vicarage
Robert Glendening, furniture broker
John Gifford, bricklayer
Thomas Hammond, victualler, Hare and Hounds
James Haywood, victualler, Ship
George Lee, master mariner and victualler, Red Lion
Ambrose Lowe, butcher
Joseph Scowen, pork butcher
Mary Ann Smith, straw hat maker
William Stone, china dealer
Thomas Theobald, tailor
John Wilson, corn miller

Samuel Barker, Birch Hall
James Coates
Edward Kidbey
John Dennis Daniels, Brick Barn
Jeremiah Foaker, Sneating Hall
Joseph Hughes (and maltster)
Ambrose Lowe
Sarah Stone
Robert Mumford, Kirby Hall
William George Clark Warner, (and coal merchant)
John Wilson (and corn miller)

Beer Houses.
Robert Button
James Mason

William Howard
Elizabeth Riddlesdell

Henry Lott
Sarah Gfford
William Palmer
William Whitehand

William Bloom
Edward Blower

William Cock
William Mason
John Phipps, parish clerk
Robert Thompson
James Webb

William Burgess
Thomas Salmon

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Kirby le Soken - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

Kirby le Soken - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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