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History of Stock >> 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. There are a number of commercial providers of census returns. These include:


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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.

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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+ are landowners
Mrs. and Miss Claric
Mrs Davey
Henry Croyden , relieving officer and registrar
Captain E. B. Durham, Stock Lodge
Rev. Edward. John Edison, M.A., Rectory
Edward Hearn, police officer
Henry Henderson, gardener and parish clerk
John Hewitt, painter, plumber, etc.
G. Makings, saddler
Mr Pullen
Arthur McHoll, druggist, etc.
Rev. Charles Peach, curate
Joan Pertwee, corn miller
John Warner, wheelwright and coach builder
Joseph West, school teacher
Mr. Thomas Wood

John Brazier
Joseph Double
+ Mr Jordan
+ William Moss
Susan Knightbridge
Thomas Norris
John Pate
Mrs Porter
John Scott
William Wright, Crondon Park

Inns and Taverns.
Cock, Harry Offord
King's Head, James Jordan

Adkin John
Lowe William
Norris Isaac

Henry Jarvis
James Jarvis

Thomas Finch
Susan Knightbridge
John Pate

Miss Corker
Elizabeth Palmer
Joseph West and Mrs.

Henry Jarvis
Thomas Norris

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

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