History of Stondon Massey

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St.Peter and St.Paul's Church, Stondon Massey
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History of Stondon Massey >> 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.

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Harriet Bailey, schoolmistress
John Gann, victualler, Bricklayers' Arms
Philip Herman Meyer, Esq., Stondon Place
William Rainbird, gamekeeper
Rev. Edward James Reeve, M.A., rector
William Sawkins, blacksmith
Robert Smith, poulterer
James Storey, shopkeeper
Richard Wren, shoemaker
William Wren, parish clerk

Mrs Frances Collyer
George Gandy
Newman Cook
William Saggers
Thomas Gann, wheelwright and shopkeeper
James French, Stondon Hall
William Page, Stondon Villa,
Edmund Saunders
David Prentice
James Webb
James Webb, jun.
Jeremiah Wooltorton

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Stondon Massey - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

Stondon Massey - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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