History of Maldon

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High Street, Maldon, 1901
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History of Maldon >> White's Directory 1848

White's Directory of Essex 1848 - list of inhabitants.

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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.

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Covers Maldon, Fullbridge and Heybridge.

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James Adams, rope maker
Robert Alsop
Mrs. Arthy
Benjamin Baker, M.D., Maldon Hall
Rev. Thomas Baker, Baptist
Thomas Bartlem, supt. of Chelmer and Blackwater Navigation
Joseph Beale, master of Union Workshouse
James Bennett, Esq., collector of customs
Robert Bickmore
Henry Bird, trunk maker
Mrs. Blackbone
William Blanks, gun maker
Timothy Blanchflower, clerk
Thomas Boyton
Rev. Robert Bridge, B.A., incumbent of St. Mary's
David Bright, brickmaker
Edward Bright, merchant
William Brown, mailman
James Brooke Esq., Hall Farm Richard Bulley
Rev. Robert Burls, Independent
Alfred Busbridge
Mrs. Mary Burchell
George Bygrave and Richard Bygrave, grovers
James Carter
William Clark, gaoler and chief constable
Stephen Clarke, sergeant at mace
Edward Crane, A.M., vicar of Heybridge and Tolleshunt Major
Thomas Cummings, comptroller of customs
John Curtis, coach trimmer
Robert Dave, organist
William Dawson
Robert Devenish, hawker
William Digby, clerk
Mrs. Drake
Rev. Salisbury Dunn, A.M., master of Grammar School and chaplain to Union
John Dunnet, pipe maker
Mrs. Dyke

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John Elliston
Henry Eve, clerk
Mrs. Fordham
William French
George Freeman, mailman
Mrs. Grimwood, gentlewoman
Edward Hance, assistant union clerk and registar
John Handley, bath proprietor
Captain Harland
William Harvey, postman
Charles Holmes, carrier
Susan Horton, hosier
Thomas Jay
Thomas Jones, clerk
Mrs. Jocelyne
Rev. Keeling, Weslyan
John Lewis, horse dealer
Alfred Malcholm, mason
Mrs. Marlow
Alfred May, bank manager
George May, surgeon
George Parker May, M.D.
Henry May, spirit merchant
William Morgan, clerk
Edward Murrells, hawker
Rev, William Myall, M.A., curate
Mrs. Nevill
Robert Nightingale, artist
William Orrell, town crier
Thomas Orrell, sergeant at mace
Benjamin Pattisson
Joseph Pattisson
James Payne
John Payne and John Coe, merchants
William Phillips
John Polley, postmaster
Andrew Prior
Rev. John Prior, M.A., vicar
Robert Reynolds,clerk
John Rogers, clerk
Mrs. Sarah Rogers
John Roper
J. Fish Shynn, clerk to the customs
Mrs. Lavinia Sladden
Thomas Martin Smith
Samuel Spurgeon, clerk
John Steward, hay and straw dealer
Henry Unwin, fruiterer
John Walford, clerk
Charles Ward, miller
Walker Waring
Mrs. Watkins
Miss Mary Wedd
Mrs Wells
John West, bank agent
John Wilmshurst, Esq
Miss Catherine Wilmshurst
Joseph Wright, merchant

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Richard Poole and Maria Beckwith, British School
Rev. Salisbury Dunn, Grammar School
Mary Hurring
Miss Lewis, Infant School
Misses Lowe, Dillerson and Hawley
George Bridge and Sarah Ann Quilter, National School
Jesse Polley and Sarah Polley
Sarah Quilter
Ann Reynolds
Amy Reynolds
Martha Simmonds
Sarah Wrake
William Wyatt

William Codd, union clerk, clerk to the magistrates
John Crick and William Crick, also clerk of the peace and coroner
George Wyatt Digby, town clerk
William Hance

William Bulley
Alfred May and Son

Charles Baxter
William Beckwith
William Braisted
Joseph Bretton
John Campbell
Chalres Coote
Stephen Cox
Stephen Cross
Samuel Harridance
Henry Thomas Harvey
Stephen Hewes, jun.
Susanna Nethercoat
Elizabeth Rumsey
Charles Stow
James Strutt
Charles Worracker
Charles Yell

Basket Makers.
Robert Beckett
John Berry

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Booksellers, Staioners, etc.
George Bridge
Py. Henry Youngman

Boot and Shoe Makers.
John Bale
John Balls
Josiah Balls
William Barnard
William Bulley
John Clapton
Stn. Clark
Joseph Crumpen
Thomas Cottee
Michael Davis
John Everard
Thomas Everett
Benjamin Genlloud
John Gepp
John Hunnable
Thomas Platt Livermore
Thomas Livermore
William Loker
John McCorkingdale
George Madder
John Marlar
William Miles
George Nash
Thomas Ramplee
William Smith
Mary Steward
Henry Waring
John Worracker

Joshua Beckett
John Pitcairn

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