History of Radwinter

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History of Radwinter >> 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:


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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.

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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Rev. John Frederick Bullock, M.A., rector and rural dean
Elizabeth Butcher, schoolmistress
Henry Caslake, relieving officer and registrar
James Chapman, wheelwright and victualler, Plough
Allen Downham, baker and carpenter
Henry Downham, carpenter
Orbell Hustler, Esq., Bendish Hall
Benjamin Newell, saddler, etc.
John Reynolds, tailor and parish clerk
Henry Schooling, sexton
Jeffrey Smith, baker and victualler, Red Lion
Frederick Van Hagen, schoolmaster
Zachariah Wakeling, farm bailiff

John Thomas Chapman, and engineer
John Bunting

Boot and Shoemakers.
John Mascall
William Mascall

Corn Millers.
John Maynott
Isaac Saward

Henry Archer
Rpbert Henry Bedford
Charles Bird
John Chaplin
Charles Chapman
John Clayden
John Davies, Hall
Edward Emson
Charles Gowlett
James Gowlett
Shadrach Gowlett
Reuben Gowlett
Orbell Hustler
Thomas Lucas
John Mizen
Henry Moore
Ambrose Ruse
George Ruse
Joshua Ruse
William Ruse
Isaac Saward
Richard Townsend
Alfred Wakeling
John Willings
Zillah Woodley

Grocers, etc.
John Norris
Mary Swan
James White, beerhouse

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

Radwinter - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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