History of Little Totham
All Saints' Church, Little Totham
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History of Little Totham >> 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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Joseph Belsham, beerseller
Thomas Fordham, shopkeeper
Isaac Grainger, corn miller, Barrow Mill
Rev. John Kinns (Independent)
Charles Rawlinson, parish clerk
Richard Ridgewell, victualler, White Horse
James Wager, shopkeeper
William Wager, poulterer and beerhouse
Charles James Carter, Rook Hall
John Wilkin Carter, Hall
William Francis Fairhead, Little Renters
Henry Quihampton, Chapel Farm
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Little Totham - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
Little Totham - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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