History of Stanford-le-Hope
The Pavement, Stanford-le-Hope, c.1955
Reproduced courtesy of The Francis Frith Collection.
History of Stanford-le-Hope >> Post Office Directory 1874
Post Office Directory of Essex 1874 - list of inhabitants.
If you wish to trace any of these people on the census returns, he nearest census date for this 1874 directory is the 1871 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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Rev. Charles Bowlby, M.A., rector
Wilson William Mercer, Moore Place
John Blyth, farmer
Charles Spencer Boorman, miller and baker
Samuel Cowell, blacksmith
James Daly, plumber and glazier
Thomas Allen Dent, butcher
Thomas Dexter, farmer
William Eastwood, farmer
George Fitch, beer retailer
Benjamin Frostick, baker
William Frostick, grocer and draper
John Gentry, wheelwright
Horace Hunting, plumber
Roger Linn, bricklayer
Herbert Massey, grocer and postmaster
John Mayes, farmer and landowner
Arthur Wyatt Mercer, surgeon
Charles Middleton, King's Head PH
Thomas Nash, shoe maker
Henry Offwood, farmer
Isaac John Rolfe, nurseryman and florist
George Smith, grocer
Frederick Spitty, farmer
William Stevens, Railway Tavern PH
Thomas SulIings, carpenter
John Wackrell, shoe maker
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Stanford-le-Hope - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
Stanford-le-Hope - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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