History of Maldon

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History of Maldon >> White's Directory 1848

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

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Bricklayers and Builders.
Francis Barker
Robert Baxter
Samuel Baxter, and plasterer and slater
William Baxter
William Braisted, and slater
Joseph Brewster
John Edwards
Richard Harris

Francis Allen
Charles Bacon
John Battle
Henry Finch and Sarah Wade
David Handley
Richard Lamb
Thomas Raymond
Samuel Sewell
Peter Willis
William Wood
Charles Worracker
Charles Yell

Cabinet Makers.
Robert Barwell
James Beale
James Cottee
Mrs. J. Hodgson
Stephen Orrell
Thomas Carrington Reeve
Joseph George Seamans

Carpenters and Builders.
Stephen Bickmore
John Cook
Henry Gepp
Henry Hayward
Henry Hayward, jun.
Thomas Hayward
Daniel Montague
Joseph Seamans
John Smith
George Webber

Chemists and Druggists.
Arthur Jennings Aikin
Richard Fearnley
William Heald

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China and Glass Dealers.
William Buckley
Elizabeth Lewis
Elizabeth London
Ruth Reynolds and Martha Reynolds
William Stratford

Clothes Dealers.
George Allen
Moses Moses
Joseph George Seamans
Joseph Sizer

Coach Builders.
Rebecca Hervey
Thomas Williams

Coal Merchants.
Daniel Belsham and Son
Edward Bright and Son
George Coates
Henry Weston Eve
Joseph Going
Joseph Holloway
Sylvanus Horton
William Keys
Barnard Miles
Joseph Messer
John Payne and Son
James Rickards
Hannah Tavner

Charles Baxter
Henry Thomas Harvey

Joseph Beckett
Samuel Spencer

Corn Merchants, etc.
Henry Weston Eve
Henry Harridance
Charles Handley
Thomas Harvey
William Keys
Manning Prentice, guano, etc.
John Polley, jun.
James Bateson Rickards
Daniel Sadd

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Corn Millers.
George Gepp Ward
Joseph Ward

Curriers and Leather Cutters.
William Felton
Robert Smith

Charles Clarke Nelson, Shaens
William Francis, Church farm
Charles Hurrell and George Hurrell, Brick House
Abraham Johnson, Souhouse
William Moss, Broad street green
Shuttleworth Moss, Witham road
Robert Parke, Heybridge Hall
Richard Pledger, Blackings
James Ransom, Maldon Hall farm
William Pryor Read, The Grange
Joseph Smith, Little Beleigh
Richard Creak Stanes, Maldon Wick
William Wade, Furzelands
William Wakelin, Jacob's farm

Joseph Dines
Thomas Gymer
James Lufkin
William Stebbens
James Walter Ward

Gardeners and Seedsmen.
William Brown
Joseph Copping
Abraham Hardy and George Hardy
Thomas Keys, Beleigh Abbey
James Rockards
William Samms
James Stratford
William Stratford

Glovers and Breeches Makers.
Joseph Diblin
James Matthews
William Matthews

Grocers and Tea Dealers.
Bygrave and Son
Stephen Cross
Joseph Freeman
Marven Porter Hicks
Henry Horton
Samuel Puplett
Samuel Spurgeon

Hair Dressers.
William Cook
John Miles
Richard Pettit
John Standeven (and cutler)
Thomas Wright

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