History of Stisted
Stisted Mill, Stisted.
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History of Stebbing >> 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.
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.
You should also consider newspaper archives. With millions of pages now online, there is always the possibility of finding articles featuring your ancestors. Discover how to explore newspaper archives.
Savill Onley, J.P., Stisted Hall
Rev. Charles Feral Tarver, M.A., Rectory
Jonathan Baker, farmer, Kentish Farm
Mrs. Ann Smith Kirkmore, shopkeeper
Francis Bridge, farmer
William Brown, farmer
Stanley Walter Cannon, grocer
Mrs. Mary Chamberlain, butcher
James Clark, beer retailer
Charles Cockerell, farmer
Charles Corder, bricklayer and plasterer
Mrs. Mary Ann Ely, Black Lion PH, and blacksmith
John Harris, carpenter
George Hawkes, hurdle maker
James Hawkes, beer retailer
John Hawkes, thatcher
Samuel Herbert , beer retailer
Augustus Houlton, cooper
William Jeggo, shoe maker
George Kemp, beer retailer
William King, farmer, Jenkins
Frederick May, maltster and farmer, Gowers
William May, farmer, Covenbrook Hall
Frederick Piper, miller
Richard Rankin, bricklayer
William Rayner, farmer, Henhams; and at Bocking
Henry Smith, farmer, Mills Farm
Peter Smith, farmer, Boultwood
John Tillot, bailiff, Hall Farm
Alfred Warren, shoemaker
Isaac Young, shopkeeper and shoe maker, Blackwater
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Stisted - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
Stisted - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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