History of Little Bardfield

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History of Little Bardfield >> White's Directory 1863

White's Directory of Essex 1863 - 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, Rectory
Joseph Belts, corn miller
Rev. Howell Blood, B.A., curate
Rev. Christopher Somers Clarke, M.A., vicar of Lindsell, Grove House
John Cutts, Esq., Little Bardfield Hall
James Hillbank, corn miller
Isabella Overall, Free School
George Overall, parish clerk
Jonathan Page, boot and shoe maker
Randal Peck Philpott, beerhouse and shopkeeper
Mr William Spicer, Wainfords

John Gowlett
William Barnard
John Hynds
Richard Bedlow
Walter Mills
Joseph Giblin
John Ruse Pitley

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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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