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History of Littlebury >> 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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William Abraham, carpenter
Mrs. Sarah Allen
Edmund Law Bewshaw, corn miller
Robert Bull, saddler and victualler, Queen's Head
William Burges, machine maker
Louisa Burges, straw hat maker
Bernard Chinery, foreman
Ann Duke, butcher
Ann Green, victualler, falcon
Thomas Green, blacksmith, Post Office
Thomas Green, plumber, painter, etc.
Ezekiel King, tailor
Issac King, tailor
Mr. Chalres Mickley
Mr. Charles Day
Thomas Moule, gentleman
Mr. James Rider
John Cox, carter
Rev. Robert Roberts B.A., curate
John George Robinson, auctioneer and estate agent, Bourdeaux Farm
Nathaniel Robinson, coal merchant
George Stubbings, gardener
William Stubbings, parish clerk
Rev. Joseph Wix B.A., vicar, domestic chaplain to Lord Baybroke
John Wright, bricklayer
William Wright, bricklayer
John Claydon, Parsonage
Edmund Emson, Littlebury Green
George Nichols, Bourdeaux
Swann Nunn, Catmere End
Charles Rider, Littlebury Green
John George Robinson, Bourdeaux Farm
William Law, Green
George Pettit, Green
John Clark (baker)
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Littlebury - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
Littlebury - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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