History of Kirby le Soken
Red Lion PH, 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.
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
John Dennis Daniels, Brick Barn
Jeremiah Foaker, Sneating Hall
Joseph Hughes (and maltster)
Robert Mumford, Kirby Hall
William George Clark Warner, (and coal merchant)
John Wilson (and corn miller)
John Phipps, parish clerk
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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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