History of Langley

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Black Bull PH, Langley
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History of Langley >> White's Directory 1848

White's Directory of Essex 1848 - Inhabitants in 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:


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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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John Clay, schoolmaster
David Corby, victualler, Black Bull PH
William Dew, shoemaker
James Drayton, smith, Upper Green
Nathan Driver, carpenter
Joseph Law, beerhouse, Upper Green
Thomas Newland, shoemaker
Rev. Charles Player, (Baptist Minister)
Rev. John Pawley Pope, B.A., curate
Francis Revell, parish clerk
William Rumball, beerhouse, Upper Green
Susan Salt, shopkeeper
William Walford, farrier and cow leech
John Wisbey, caroenter, Upper Green

Joseph Funston, Langley Lodge
Stephen Monk, Upper Green
Joseph Morris, Mount Pleasant
John Patten, Langley Bower
William Prentice, Langley Hall
Joseph Prime, Clavering Road
James Savill, Up-Ends
William Watson, Langley Lawn
James Ward, (and shopkeeper), Roast

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

Langley - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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