History of Rickling

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All Saints Church, Rickling.
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History of Rickling >> 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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James Bright, tailor and shopkeeper
Mary Chipperfield, beerhouse
Rev. John Collin, M.A., vicar
Ann Fisher, victualler, Coach and Horses
Charles Frost, grocer, etc., Post Office
Charles Hayden, blacksmith
Elizabeth Hayden, beerhouse
Mary Hayter, schoolmistress
Thomas Hoblyn, Esq., The Views
John Philip Judd, Esq., Mace Place
Richard Lavender, shoemaker
Joseph Loveday, parish clerk
James Sawkins, smith and wheelwright
Job Smith, bricklayer

Richard Hayden, Mace Place
Charles Laird, Rickling Hall
James Laird, Church-End
William Patmore, Ricklingbury

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

Rickling - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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