History of Shalford

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History of Shalford >> 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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Sarah Allen, beerhouse and shopkeeper
John Bell, shoolmaster and parish clerk
Thomas Blanks, beerhouse, shopkeeper and smith
Rev. John Groomes, M.A., vicar
Benjamin Harvey, victualler, George Inn
John Hitching, baker and shopkeeper
Richard Marriott, Esq., Abbot's Hall
John Clark Boot, wheelwright
Daniel Shipton, maltster
Edward Page Tanner, beerhouse
George Tanner, carpenter and builder
John Thompson, gardener
James Thompson, shopkeeper
Thomas West, miller, Shalford Green
George Willis, gardener

Mrs Jane Adams, Hunts
John Clift Alger, Redfants
Cornelius Byatt, Parsonage
Henry Byford, Dines
Frederick Byford, Roselands
Charles Fitch, Tan Office
Alfred Fitch, Iron Bridge
William Hoddy, Hubbard's
John Legerton Jackson, Bays
John Stock Legerton, White House
John Legerton, jun., Little's
Henry Quye Ling, Shalford Hall
Thomas Perry, (and gardener)
George Tanner, Jasper's Green
Porter Willis, and brewer and maltster, Sheering Hall

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

Shalford - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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