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History of Pebmarsh >> 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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Joseph Binks, pork butcher, etc.
William Broyd, shoemaker
Charles Bush, practical brewer, etc.
Thomas Clark, victualler, King's Head
James Eldred, blacksmith
Joseph Eldred, wheelwright
George Firman, shoemaker
Hon. and Rev. Edward Harbottle Grimston, M.A., Rectory
Peter Hearn, parish clerk
Mary Lee, schoolmistress
Joseph Maskell, saddler, etc.
William Pye, carpenter, etc.
Edward London Rodick and Henry Rodick, silk manufacturers (and London)
William Sparrow, corn miller
William Watts, police, and Mrs. school
Mary Webber, butcher
Farmers. (* Are Owners.)
* Mrs Hannah Collis, Byndes
John Collis, Hill Farm
William Eldred, Castle Land
Henry Farrow, Marvel's Garden
George Nott, Dagworths
Joseph Nott, Collings
John Nott, and maltster, Oak Farm
James Sandle, Hawkin's
* Charles Start, Moat Farm, etc.
Jane Stabbing, Blue Pale
John Stebbing, Spoon's Sail
John Stebbing, Hunt's Hall
Robert Ruel Stebbing, Stanley Hall
* Joseph Thompson
George Lee, Post Office
Mary Ann Wiffen
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Pebmarsh - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
Pebmarsh - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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