History of Saffron Walden
Hart & Son, King Street, Saffron Walden, 1919
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History of Saffron Walden >> White's Directory 1848
White's Directory of Essex 1848 - list of inhabitants.
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If you wish to trace any of these people on the census returns, the nearest census date for this 1848 directory is the 1851 census.
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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Academies. (*take boarders)
Elizabeth Conway, Audley End
William Jenkins and Margaret Jeff, British Schools
Maria Crisp and Maria Crisp*
Rev. A.E. Fowler, B.A., Grammar School*
Annie Cohen and Harriet Overton, Infant School
William Taylor Jones*
Edward Thomas Chambers and Emma Maple
Miss A. Sandon
Godfrey Sherwood Burdett
Joseph Thomas Collin (clerk to the county magistrates, Linton Union, and County Court)
George Fredderick Good
John Dane Player
Thomas Probert and Son
R.D. Thurgood and Sons
Auctioneers and Estate Agents.
Matthew Adcock Ward
George Bolton, Mitchels
George William Bolton, Sadler's
Robert Benjamin Bolton, Ravenstock Green
John Clark, Roos Farm
James Frankham, Cloptons
Henry Frankham, Verandah Cottage
George Garrad, Burnt Wood End
Samuel Halstead, Redgates
Philip Elliott Kitchener, Park
Robert Marking, Copt Hall
Robert Mizen, Turnip Hall
Isaac John Norris, Pounce Hall
Ann Reynolds, Painters
David Richardson, Burntwood End
George Slater, Little Walden
Henry Smith (high constable of Uttlesford Hundred)
Cornell Spicer, Westley Farm
Waite Spicer, Sheer Hill
Samuel Wakefield, Little Walden
Silvanus Ward, Castle Street
Inns and Taverns.
Charles Erswell, Compasses
William Spicer, Cross keys
Robert Hunneybell, Duke of York
Peter Taylor, Eight Bells
William Spicer, George
William Rumsey, Green Dragon
John Parish, Greyhound
Mary Hunt, Hoops
Edward Fitch, King's Arms
Chalres Howard, Old Castle
James Day, Queen's Head
William Loder, Rose and Crown
Joseph Scruby, Sun
Thomas Welch, White Horse
Harold Ketteridge and Emily Ketteridge
Dolphin House, Gold Street, Saffron Walden.
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Boot and Shoe Makers.
Braziers and Tinners.
James Grainger (and lime burner)
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