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History of Little Horkesley >> White's Directory 1848
If you wish to trace any of these people on the census returns, the nearest census date for this 1848 directory is the 1851 census. There are a number of commercial providers of census returns. These include:
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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John Bibby, parish clerk (Great Horkesley)
James Green, poulterer, etc.
Robert Kerry, farm bailiff
Capt. Charles Rooke, Westwood House
James Scott, blacksmith
Rev. John Crabbe Blair Warren A.B., incumbent, Hall
Mrs. Elizabeth Watson, Priory
Jonathan Bush, (maltster)
William Thomas Maybee
George Saddler, The Hotts
Jeremiah Stannard, sen.
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Little Horkesley - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
Little Horkesley - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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