History of Little Easton

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History of Little Easton >> Post Office Directory 1874

Post Office Directory of Essex 1874 - 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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Adam Clarke, parish clerk
Miss Annie Toms, school mistress
Mrs. Sarah Matthews, school mistress
Henry Cheffins, Easton Manor
William Griggs, Mawbys
Miss Maynard, Easton Lodge
Earl of Rosslyn, Easton Lodge
Rev. George Tufnell, M.A., rector
Mrs. Brand, miller and farmer
Henry Cheffins, steward to the Easton Estate
Mrs. Cockerell, farmer, Ravens
William Gunn, fanwright
Henry Haslar, farmer
Mrs. Jane Horsnall, grocer, etc.
George Leech, shopkeeper
John Leech, wheelwright
Mrs. Mary Matthews, Stag Inn
George Patmer, farmer, Little Easton farm
James Stock, farmer, Kings

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

Little Easton - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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