History of Langham

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History of Langham >> 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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William Bacon, butcher
John Blyth, brewer
William Blyth, corn merchant, Moor
William Burleigh, victualler, Greyhound
Stripling Clark, maltster
Edward Chauncey Ellis M.A., rector and surrogate, Rectory
Christopher Kiddle, timber merchant and wheelwright, Lodge
William Jemmett Maude, Esq., Hall
Rev. William Pechy (Baptist), High field
George Sargeant
William Seaborn, bricklayer
William Smith, beerseller
Benjamin Turner, gentleman
Steven Chisnall

Carpenters and Wheelwrights.
Samuel Barrell (and smith)
Christopher Kiddle
Charles Whiley
Samuel Seaborn
John Wiley

Corn Millers.
William Back
Stannard Borham
Charles Whiley

Daniel Appleby
Martha Bacon
James Bacon
James Blyth, Hill Farm
Samuel Blyth, Park
Samuel Blyth, New House
Thomas Blyth, Esq., Highfield
William Bryant
William Carver
Samuel Felgate (and blacksmith)
Robert Fisher Green, Hall Farm
Christopher Kiddle
Thomas Ladbroke
John Page, Moor
Robert Page, cattle dealer
William Stebbing Sadler, Esq., Valley
Samuel Seaborn

John Baines
Samuel Barker
Henry Bloomfield
William Webb

Samuel Barrell
William Lilley
Samuel Seaborn

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Langham - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

Langham - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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