History of Steeple Bumpstead

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History of Steeple Bumpstead >> White's Directory 1848

White's Directory of Essex 1848 - 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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Mr. Stephen Balls
Miss S. Allen
Mary Ann Barker and Lucy Barker, milliners and dressmakers
Edward Bowyer, butcher
Alexander Brown, surgeon
Thomas Bunting, sexton
Rev. Josiah Chapman (Independent)
William Cocke, land steward
John Crick, cooper
George Dare, coal and corn dealer
Frederick Charles Fitch, auctioneer, etc.
Miss Mary Fitch
Alice Hornsey
Phoebe Fitch, boarding school
Mrs. Ann French, Clay House
George William Gent Esq., Moynes Park
Giles Hazelwood, clock and watch maker
Arthur Hanch, confectioner, etc.
Mrs. Mary Hornsey
Mary Kenyon
Charles Robert Hoy and John Hoy, basket makers
William Humphrey, wheelwright
Ann Jackson, victualler, Red Lion
Rev. Carston Dirs Kebbel B.A., curate
Mrs. Legerton
Elizabeth Robinson
James Samuel, hairdresser
James Suckling, rope and twine manufacturer
John Suckling and William Suckling, saddlers
Rev. Jonathan Townley, Vicarage
Jacob Sparrow Watts, victualler, Fox and Hounds
John Woodham, church clerk
Misses Martha Woolnough, Anna Woolnough

Peter Baines, Little Waltons
Josiah Beddall, Rylands
William Brett
Elijah Coe
Peter Coe, Old Park
Rist Cole, Latchleys
John George Colman, Garlands
Frederick Charles Fitch, Old Hall
Thomas Jarvis
John Jarvis
Joseph Metson
John Nice
Daniel Charles Pannell, Blois
Charlotte Payne, Great Waltons
Joseph Robinson, Brick House
Thomas Smith (and brick maker,) Smith Green
John Snape
Thomas Sorrell
John Willett, Lower House

Elijah Coe
Henry Playle
Jeffery Smith
Thomas Sorrell
Isaac Taylor

Beer Houses.
Andrew Garwood
Sarah Smoothy

Andrew Garwood
William Turner

John Coote
Mark Hitching
Henry Scotcher

George Barker
James Barker
William Humphrey

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Corn Millers.
Elijah Coe
Frederick Charles Fitch
Henry Playle

Grocers and Drapers.
William Nichols
Frederick L. Prime, (and druggist)

Jobbers etc.
John Clayden
William Clayden
Charles Humphrey

Miss Blakeney
William Gouldstone
Augusta Hewlett

Joseph Clarke
Samuel Humphrey
Daniel Pannell
Thomas Smoothy and James Smoothy

Mark Hitching
James Kemp

Straw Hat Makers.
Alice Barker
Mary Ann Jackson

Denny Barker
William Humphrey

Tea Dealers.
James Barker
Joseph Midson

John T. Gunn
John Gunn and Alfred Gunn
Thomas Gunn
Joshua Jackson

Robert Willis, to Cambridge every Friday.

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Steeple Bumpstead - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

Steeple Bumpstead - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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