St Mary and St Christopher's Church, Panfield, 1906Reproduced courtesy of The Francis Frith Collection.
History of Panfield >> White's Directory 1863
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:
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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John Bentley, butcher and cattle dealer
John Butcher, blacksmith and wheelwright, and parish clerk
Rev. Edward James Hill, M.A., rector of Panfield, and rural dean of Booking
John Barker Newman, carpenter and victualler, Bell Inn
John Reynolds, shoemaker
John Rodgers, gardener
Martin Willis, shoemaker
Steel Willis, bricklayer
Farmers (*are owners.)
* John Barnard, Esq., Light Water
Henry Byford, Cold Hall
John Newman, Panfield Hall
Thomas Poole, Great Priory
John Ratcliff, Little Priory
Thomas White, Panfield Farm, etc.
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Panfield - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
Panfield - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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