History of Navestock

church - exterior
St Thomas the Apostle Church, Navestock.
© Copyright John Winfield contributor to the Geograph Project and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence

History of Navestock >> White's Directory 1863

White's Directory of Essex 1863 - list of inhabitants.

If you wish to trace any of these people on the census returns, the nearest census date for this 1863 directory is the 1861 census. There are a number of commercial providers of census returns. These include:


Genes Reunited

Find my past

The Genealogist

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.

You should also consider newspaper archives. With millions of pages now online, there is always the possibility of finding articles featuring your ancestors. Discover how to explore newspaper archives.

Joseph Brown, blacksmith and wheelwright
John Garley, beerhouse
Mrs Mary Felstead, shopkeeper
Frederick Alfred Friend, schoolmaster
Robert Gooding baker and shopkeeper
Collinson Hall, jun., corn miller
James Harris parish clerk, Post Office
Joseph Heslop, carpenter
Charles Ottley and Philip Ottley, beerhouse
Henry Paine, victualler, Green Man
William Pope shopkeeper and victualler, Plough
Rev. William Stubbs, M.A., vicar
Dowager Countess Waldegrave, Dudbrook House
Henry Wakeling, blacksmith

John Bull, civil engineer, Hall
Richard Buttle
James Bridges
Ambrose Colson, Abbott's Wick
Collinson Hall, Princess Gate
James Hawksley
Mr Holeman
Daniel Hicks, New Hall
William Lenny, Cuddlesmere Green,
Robert Miles
William Lenny
John Norris Miles, Howlett Hall
John Newcomb
Edwin Mollett
Mrs Charlotte Pratt, Loft Hall
Thomas Hartley Sadler, and miller, Yew Tree
Charles Seal
Henry Tyrell
James Smith, Watton's Green

Back to History of Navestock

my ancestors logo

My Ancestors.

Are your ancestors from Navestock? Why not tell us their story: My Navestock Ancestors.

Find your Ancestors in the Newspapers

Essex Standard Newspaper

Newspaper archives are now a very important source of information for researching your family tree.

Find your ancestors in the newspapers.
Try our example search to discover if your ancestors are in the British Newspaper Archive.

Also look at other newspaper archives and learn how they can help you research your ancestors. >>more

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

Navestock - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

This work is based on data provided through www.VisionofBritain.org.uk and uses historical material which is copyright of the Great Britain Historical GIS Project and the University of Portsmouth. Licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence BY-SA-4.0

Looking for pictures to add to your family tree album?


Ebay is a good source of old images of Essex towns and villages. If you're looking for pictures to add to your family tree album, then try one of the auctions, or there are several 'Buy It Now' shops offering postcards which have been touched up and improved - so if you're unsure about bidding, try these. Link already formatted for Essex Postcards. Browse through or type the name of the location in the Ebay search box.