History of North Weald Bassett

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The Kings Head PH, North Weald, c.1955
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History of North Weald Bassett >> 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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Marked * are in Haslingood; + in Northwood; and the rest are in North Weald Bassett.

+ James Baker, blacksmith and beerhouse
Samuel Blatch, wheelwright
Charles Burton, shoemaker
Rev. Henry Cockerell, M.A., Vicarage
+ Mr Thomas Crane
William Hornsby, wheelwright and machine maker
+ William Marrable, bricklayer
+ Josiah Marsh, gentleman, Woodside
+ Robert Netherwood, victualler, Blacksmiths' Arms
Joseph Norrington, schoolmaster
Charles Olley, parish clerk
Samuel Pain, beerhouse
William Isaac Pain, blacksmiths
Samuel Pain, blacksmiths
George Pegrum, beerhouse and shopkeeper
* Mary Reed, victualler, Rainbow and Dove
* John Sharp, shoemaker
Francis Smith, shoemaker
James Smith, carpenter
William Stevens, victualler, George the Fourth
Richard Tyser, baker
George Williams, shopkeeper
William Wilson, shopkeeper

Thomas Chaplin
+ Frederick Chaplin
* Philip Chaplin, (house, Harlow)
+ Thomas Edwards
William Law
Thomas Hart, Weald Place
Joseph Hinson, Weald Lodge
Joseph Jennings, Weald Bridge
William Cozens Kirkby, Weald Hall
Benjamin Pain, Wilding Tree
James and Stacey Rayment
* Charles Smith, Paris Hall
+ John Speed
* John Stallibrass
Charles Stevens
William Tarling

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

North Weald Bassett - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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