History of Manningtree

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History of Manningtree >> Post Office Directory 1863

White's Directory of Essex 1863 - 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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Goodwin Robert, South Street

Inns and Taverns.
Cock, George Jennings Nunn
Essex Arms, John Wyncoll
King's Head, Alexander Dickson
Mistley Thorn, Henry Reuben Mangin
Packet Hotel, Mrs Harriet Sizer
Railway Tavern, George E. Barns
Red Lion, William Clarke Woodbine
Rose and Crown, Edwin Pittock
Wherry, Phoebe Chapman
White Hart Hotel, Nathaniel Dale

Bakers and Flour Dealers.
Balls George
Cant William
Finch Sarah
Lambert Mary Ann
Long John
Lowe John
Page Samuel
Paskell Thomas
Tweed John

Baker Samuel
Crisp John
Frost William
Knightingale R.
Lambert Mary Ann
Lilley John
Thompson W.
Tweed John A.
Wagstaff Thomas

Frostick James

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Boot and Shoe Makers.
Baker Samuel
Bloom Henry
Fletcher Samuel
Gosling John
Gowen William
Long Samuel, Quay Street
Ralph William
Taylor Samuel
Vince William

Allen Peter
Capon Francis B.

Green Thomas
Green William Grave
Long Henry
Long John

Cabinet Makers, etc.
Pool William
Sawyer Samuel, broker

Capon Albert
Capon Francis
Curtis Anthony
Goodwin Robert, and paperhanger

Chemists and Druggists.
Hooker James
Winter John

Coach Builders.
Smith Thomas Blake

Coal Merchants.
Page Charles and Septimus Page
Page John
Shansfield William Jarrold
Taylor and Jessop

Bennett William
Wyncoll Robert

Corn Merchants.
Alston Edward
Long John
Page Charles and Septimus Page
Page John
Shansfield William Jarrold

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print published 1834

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

Manningtree - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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