History of Radwinter

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History of Radwinter >> 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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John Benton, relieving officer and registrar
Rev.John Frederick Bullock M.A., rector and rural dean, Rectory
Elizabeth Butcher, schoolmistress
Mrs Mary Carter, New House
Janet Chapman, victualler and wheelwright, Plough
Allen Downham, baker
John Hailes, carpenter and victualler, Red Lion
Mrs. Farnces Hayward, Little Bendish
Robert Moore, carpenter
Benjamin Newell, saddler
John Reynolds, tailor
Henry Schooling, sexton

Henry Archer, Radwinter Hill
Charles Bird
Mary Carter
Joseph Brown, Potash Farm
John Davies, Radwinter Hall
Edward Emson, Little Brockholes
Edmund Emson,Great Brockholes
Charles Gowlett
John Gowlett
Shadrach Gowlett, Seldons
William Smyth Hustler, Bendish Hall
Edward Mascall, Maples
John Mizen and Charles Mizen, Bulls
Robert Moore, Judes
George Ruse, Jenkenholes
John Ruse, Lower House
Joseph Ruse, Radwinter Park
Joshua Ruse, Maltings
William Ruse
Rebecca Ruse
Frederick Smoothy
Isaac Saward
Thomas Allen Stubbings
Ralph Unwin, Cowless Hall
James White, Richmonds
John Willings, Broad Ditch
Zillah Woodley, Godfreys

William Bunting
William Bunting, jun.

Boot and Shoemakers.
Thomas Francis
Robert Mascall (and parish clerk)
William Mascall

Corn Millers.
William Ruse
Isaac Saward

Grocers, etc.
George Duke
James Mascall
Mary Swan
James White (and beer house)

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

Radwinter - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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