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History of Margaretting >> White's Directory 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:
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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James Berring, shopkeeper
Benjamin Bond, Esq., Canterburys
Mr. Henry Barnes, White's Place
Charles Bonnett, victualler, Spread Eagle
John Curtis, victualler, Red Lion
James Dennis, butcher
Thomas Earee, builder, smith, wheelwright.
John Finch, salesman
Mr. William Finch
William Gray, beerhouse and shopkeeper
Robert Hardy, carpenter and shopkeeper
Joseph Alfred Hardcastle, Esq., M.P., Coptfold Hall
Henry Justice, shopkeeper and thatcher
Rev. William Jesse, Vicarage
James Knight, shoemaker
Philip Penny, shoemaker
John Spight, victualler, Bull Inn
George Spurgin, salesman
George Straight, Esq., Peacocks
Robert Turnidge, shoemaker
John Wright, beerhouse
William Wright and Son, Academy
William Baker, White Bridge
Samuel Clark, Brooks
Richard Hanchett, Furness
William Long, Killegrews
George Poole, Margaretting Hall
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Margaretting - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
Margaretting - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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