West Road, South Ockendon, c.1955Reproduced courtesy of The Francis Frith Collection.
History of South Ockendon >> White's Directory 1863
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:
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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Thomas Collis, ironmonger and tinner
Isaac Davey, joiner and builder
Rev. Henry Eve, M.A., Rectory
Robert Binks Jordison, surgeon and registrar
Rev. Joseph Morison, (Independent)
Charles Notes, corn miller; h West Thurrock
Thomas Priestley schoolmr.
John Prince, saddler, etc.
William Rainbird baker and shopkeeper
William Frederick Springham blacksmith
Thomas Wheeler, smith and farrier
John White, parish clerk
Harriet Woodthorpe, schoolmistress
Inns and Taverns.
Plough, George William Clarke
King's Head, Joseph Wright
Red Lion, Samuel Sweeting, carpenter
Boot and Shoemakers.
Henry Smith, jun., Glasscocks
Charles Sturgeon, Hall
Robert Wagstaff and Thomas Wagstaff
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South Ockendon - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
South Ockendon - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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