History of Little Bardfield

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History of Little Bardfield >> 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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Rev. Mordaunt Barnard M.A., rector and surrogate (and vicar of Great Amwell, Herts.) Rectory
Rev. Christopher Somers Clarke, M.A., vicar of Lindsell
John Cutts, Esq., Little Bardfield Hall
Daniel English, corn miller
Henry Hayward, wheelwright
Randyll Philpott, beerhouse and shopkeeper
Samuel Turner, parish clerk
Sarah Turner, schoolmistress
Charles Wood, beerhouse
James Womwell, corn miller

Richard Bedlow, Cracknells
John French, King's Farm
Joseph Giblin, Wedds
John Hynds, Copt Hall
Thomas Letch, Salmons
William Phillips, Hall Farm
John Ruse, Pitley
William Spicer, Wainfords

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Little Bardfield - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

Little Bardfield - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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