History of Latchingdon and Snoreham

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History of Latchingdon and Snoreham >> 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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Those marked * are in Snoreham parish

Frederick George Cowling, wheelwright
John Ellis, saddler, etc.
Mrs. Sarah George, Deadman's Bridge
Thomas Harris, blacksmith
Thomas Hitch, shoemaker, parish clerk
Francis Knock, superintendent of police
Mrs. Pearce
* Matts. Reynolds, assistant overseer, etc.
* Elizabeth Taylor, victualler, Red Lion
* John Taylor, coach builder
Rev. Charles Townsend, curate, rectory

Earn Barritt, Ramsdens
Francis Bourne
George Bourne
* Challis Carter, Snoreham Hall
Samuel Clift, Lawling Hall
Samuel Crush, Tiled Hall
* George Curtis
* William Gale
Joseph Green, Bridgemarsh and Inworth
John Hutley (and Rivenhall)
John Laver (executors of) and John Laver, jun.

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James Nichols
William Sewell
Stephen Overall
J.O. Parker, Uleham
Charles Horton Sheldrick
* William Wiffen

* Thomas Freeman
* James Upson

Beer Houses.
* John Gladwell
* George Hawkes
Edward Spooner

* Isaac Carter
* John Goff
William Pond

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

Latchingdon - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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