History of Little Yeldham

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St John the Baptist's Church, Little Yeldham
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History of Little Yeldham >> Post Office Directory 1874

Post Office Directory of Essex 1874 - list of inhabitants.

If you wish to trace any of these people on the census returns, the nearest census date for this 1874 directory is the 1871 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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Thomas Gardiner, Yeldham Hall
Rev. John Gaselee, M.A. Rectory
Josiah Barker, Horse Shoes PH, and blacksmith
William Collar, shoe maker
Samuel Cooper, farmer, Marshy Farm
Thomas Gardiner, farmer and landowner, Yeldham Hall
Thomas Lawrence, beer retailer, North End
Robert Marsh, farmer
John Pearson, beer retailer and shoe maker, North End
James Rumball, farmer, maltster and landowner, Sewells
Stephen Ship, farm bailiff
Alfred Henry Smith, farmer, Hyde Farm
Joseph Smith, carpenter
Robert Smith, carpenter

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Essex Standard Newspaper

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

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Little Yeldham - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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