History of Stisted

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History of Stebbing >> 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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Benjamin Ardley, saddler
John Beckwith, church clerk
Robert Cawston, plumber and glazier
Mrs. Caroline Carter
William Comber Esq., Stisted Cottage
Rev. Charles Forster B.D., Rectory
Augustus Houlton, cooper and schoolmaster
Misses Mary May and Elizabeth May., Covenbrook Hall
Henry Messent, victualler, Duke's Head
Onley Savill Onley Esq., Stisted Hall
Philip Pallant, police officer
Miss M. Henhams Simpson
Charles Stebbing, victualler, Black Lion
John Tillott, land agent, Hall
Thomas Warren,and Joseph Warren, broom makers

John Fuller Baines, Boultwoods
Jonathan Baker, Kentish Farm
Francis Bridge, Brookes
Newton King, Jenkins
William May (and maltster,) Gowers
Alfred Rankin, Rayne Hatch
William Rayner, Miles Farm
William Simpson, Henhams
Sarah Stammers, Mill Farm
James Walford (and brick maker,) Bay Tree

Charles Ely
Henry Messent
Charles Stebbing

Stisted Hall and Church
Stisted Hall and Church
print published 1834

James Alliston
John Kemp

George Corder
Richard Rankin
Thomas Watts

Dressmakers etc.
Mary Candler and Harriet Candler
Eliza Rankin

Joseph Bickmore
William Jeggo

Steven Chamberlain
John Shave

Hannah Candler (draper and china etc., dealer)
Peter Hawkes
John Kemp
Thomas Warren

Marla Carr
Augstustus Houlton
Elizabeth Houlton

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Stisted - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

Stisted - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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