History of Littlebury

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History of Littlebury >> 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. 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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William Abraham, carpenter
Colonel Barr, High House
Mr Edward Bewsher
John Duke
William Bird, shopkeeper
Sarah Bull, victualler, Queens Head
William Surges, machine maker, etc.
John Duke and William Edwards, butchers
Ann Godfrey, wheelwright
Thomas Green blacksmith, Post Office
Thomas Green, plumber and victualler, Falcon
Jethro Hardwick, baker, etc.
Frederick William Hooper, schoolmaster
Ezekiel King, tailor
Waller Mills King, corn miller
Alfred Stackwood, coach builder, etc.
William Stubbings,, parish clerk
Rev. Joseph Wix, M.A., vicar
John Wright, bricklayer and shopkeeper
William Wright, bricklayer

William Abraham
Sarah Law
George Pettit

John Claydon
William Duke
Edmund Emson
John Ilott
W.M. King
George Nichols, Burdeaux
Charles Mickley
Robert Dean Piper, high constable
Joseph Priest
Sarah Robinson

James Barker
William King
John Suckling

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Littlebury - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

Littlebury - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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