History of Little Burstead

St. Mary's Church, Little Burstead
St. Mary's Church, Little Burstead
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History of Little Burstead >> White's Directory 1863

White's Directory of Essex 1863 - list of inhabitants.

If you wish to trace any of these people on the census returns, the nearest census date for this 1863 directory is the 1861 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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Rev. William Browne Dalton, M.A., rector and rural dean
Benjamin Gray, Esq., Stockwell Hall
Benjamin Harris, smith, and John Harris, shoemaker
Robert Johnson, Esq., Hope House
Thomas Moyott, gent, (high constable)
William Moss, shopkeeper
John Raymond, gamekeeper
George Webster, parish, clerk

Farmers.
Mrs Sarah Cole, St. Margaret's
Philip Cole
William Cole
James Drory, Buller's Farm
Edgar Jones
John Miles
Joseph Mayott, Sudburys

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Essex Standard Newspaper

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

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Little Burstead - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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