Former Ferry House, South Fambridge.© Copyright Glyn Baker contributor to the Geograph Project and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence
History of South Fambridge >> Inhabitants in 1848 and 1874
Reuben Dines, farmer, Pulpit's Farm
J. Keyes, farmer, of Little Stambridge
John Mew, farmer, of Canewdon
John Potter, farmer, Farmbridge Hall
Mrs. Lawrence, victualler, Ferry Inn
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. There are a number of commercial providers of census returns. These include:
George James Potter, farmer, New Hall
Charles Sorrell, farm bailiff
William Clark, Anchor PH, and coal merchant
William Potter, farmer, The Hall
If you wish to trace any of these people on the census returns, the nearest census date for this 1874 directory is the 1871 census. There are a number of commercial providers of census returns. These include:
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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