History of Sible Hedingham

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History of Sible Hedingham >> White's Directory 1863

White's Directory of Essex 1863 - 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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Bakers, etc.
Joseph Boreham
William Kendall

John Hale
John Orbell
Robert Redgewell
Thomas Henry White

C. Farrance
Henry Mead
John Pettit
Thomas Henry White
William White

Boot and Shoe Makers.
William Abrahams, and leather dealer
Henry Fowler
Robert Ince
William Lee
John Pettit, jun.
Thomas Pettit
Charles Rulton

Robert Brett
William King

George Ames
William Ames
Edward Balls
Richard Fitch

Carpenters and Builders.
George Barter
Edward Cools
John Orbell
Samuel Stammers, jun.
Coal Merchants.
Robert Allen; and Ballingdon
Thomas Moy

William Dillistone
Mark Ellsdon
Frederick Fairbank
Ann Flack
Elizabeth Flack
Charles Flack
James Lewsey
William Mayhew

Eleanor Bishop
Henry Fitch
Martha Hulton
Elizabeth Nott
Robert Redgewell
J.S. Spurgeon
Charles Wiseman
Francis Wiseman

George Abrahams
George Coppin
Joseph Newborn

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Sible Hedingham - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

Sible Hedingham - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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