History of Stebbing
Former Green Man PH, Stebbing. Now a private house.
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History of Stebbing >> 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.
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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Samuel Chopping, miller, maltster, baker, and brick maker
Mr Thomas Davay, Prospect Place
Rev. Charles Duff, (Independent)
Rev. Matthew Dawson Duffield, vicar
James Brooks Easton, surgeon
William Lapworth., parish clerk
Robert Linsell, cattle dealer, etc.
Henry Lewis, marine store dealer
Harvey Meadows, baker, draper, etc.
Zachariah Nichols, corn miller
Thomas Ruffel and Son, wheelwrights, etc.
Joseph Thorne and William Thorne, machine owners
William Warden, baker, etc.
Samuel Adams, Carter's Farm
Barnard William, Holts
Mr Brookes, Bacon's Farm
William Byett, Yew Tree
James Byford, Scollops
Alfred Byford, Hill Farm
Richard Clarke, Parsonage Farm
Thomas Davey, Church Farm
John Ereth, Stones Farm
Charles Hitching, William's
John Hutley, Porter's Hall
Sarah Lewsey, White Hart Farm
John Bailey Massey, Stebbing Park
Charles Messent, Tan Office
George Metson, Lubber Sedge
Thomas Metson, Tollesbury
Samuel Rawlinson, Brick Kiln
William Rawlinson, Hobby Binns
Joseph Smith, Green Poplars
John Tarbert, Lucas Farm
Joseph Whitehead, and miller
George Whitney, Cowlands
Henry Wood, Stubbing Green
Inns and Taverns.
Bell, James Linsell, and saddler
Green Man, Mr Smart
King's Head, Charles Lewsey
Red Lion, James Emms
White Hart, Samuel Adams
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Boot and Shoemakers.
James Philpot, and gardener
William Monk, and tailor
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Stebbing - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
Stebbing - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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