History of North Ockendon

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History of North Ockendon >> 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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Jane Ansell, grocer and draper
Charles Bailey, shoemaker
James Burchell, blacksmith
Sarah Clark, victualler, White Horse
William Cole , parish clerk
Rev. George Fielding M.A., Rectory
Josiah Ketley, baker
George Smith, Esq., Stubbers Park
Elizabeth Tyler and Ann Raymond, schoolmistresses
Samuel West, grocer and draper

William Eve, Manor Farm
William Freman, Baldwins
Joseph Sandle, cattle dealer
William Sandle, White Post
William Snowden, Hall
Henry White, Bretts
Thomas Woollem

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North Ockendon - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

North Ockendon - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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