History of Little Stambridge
History of Little Stambridge >> 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.
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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William Thomas Allen, farmer, Hall
Mr William Edward Brown, White House
Charles Burgess, parish clerk
John Finch, fisherman
Rev. James Lewin Govett, curate
William Samuel Griffin, brewery manager
Mr William Henry Griffin
Joseph Alfred Hardcastle, brewer, etc., (and Writtle)
Thomas James, carpenter
Rev. Nathaniel Meeres, B.D., rector; h London
Samuel Offord, victualler, Cherry Tree
Alfred Mottram Rankin, merchant
William Hugh Rankin and Alfred Rankin, millers and corn and coal merchants
Mrs E. Wendon, victualler, Royal Oak
George Whitwell, farmer
George Willis, Blue House
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Little Stambridge - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
Little Stambridge - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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