History of Little Bromley

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History of Little Bromley >> 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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James King Carrington, wheelwright
Misses Sarah Cooper and Frances Cooper
Mrs Elizabeth Ann Good, schoolmistress
Mrs. Keningale
T. George, parish clerk
Rev. Henry Brown Newman, M.A., rector
Carrington Nunn, Esq., banker, Hall
Henry Payne, gent., New House
William Sadd, shopkeeper
George Thomas, parish clerk
Frederick Wolfe, blacksmith and beerhouse

Abraham Cutting
Charles Eagle, Braham Hall
William Orman
Charles Payne
Henry Payne
John Wenden

John Church, and beerhouse
James Jeffery

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

Little Bromley - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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