History of Nazeing

Nazeing © Copyright The Francis Frith Collection 2005. http://www.francisfrith.com
Middle Street, Nazeing, c.1955
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History of Nazeing >> White's 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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Thomas Argent, shopkeeper
John Backwith, bricklayer
Abraham Bull, blacksmith
Charles Bury, Esq., Snows
Charles Charter, carpenter, etc.
Charles Robert Dellar, wheelwright
George Fairchild, shopkeeper and postmaster
Rev. Elisha William Hood, M.A., vicar
Thomas King, carpenter, etc.
John Lawrence, corn miller
Francis Low, blacksmith
Matthew Mumford, plumber, etc.
Colonel George Palmer, Nazing Park
John Raven, tailor
William Rodwell, beerhouse
James Smith, parish clerk
William Smith, shopkeeper
William Welch, boot and shoe maker

Inns and Taverns.
Coach and Horses, John Bailey
Crooked Billet, William Watson
Crown, John Beningfield
King Harold's Head, D. Benton

George Banks, Wheelers
Charles Bridgeman
Abraham Bull
William Collings
John Crawley
Charles Dean
George Derbidge
Joseph Drake
John Hodge
William Lawrence
Matthew Mumford
Ephraim Nicholls
George Nicholls
William Nicholls
David Nottage
Joseph Pegrum
Abraham Pegrnm
James Pegrum
Samuel Pegrum
Thomas Rippin
William Smiley
John Smith
D. Standingford
William Standingford
Mr Taylor

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

Nazeing - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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