History of Takeley

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History of Takeley >> 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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Judith Butcher, Molehill School
Samuel Clarke, corn miller
Richard Hack, butcher
Miss Emma Gunn, National School
Henry Hall, swine dealer
Rev. Henry Hardiman (Independent)
William Heard, wheelwright
Robert Lambert, postmaster
Thomas Lambert, tailor and draper
Mrs Legerton
Miss Yates
Peter Pallett, parish clerk
Isaac Piper, corn miller
John Potter, coal dealer
Rev. George Cressener Tufnell, M.A., Vicarage
Robert Isaac Willey, wheelwright

Inns and Taverns.
Four Ashes, Henry Cass
Green Man, Abraham Barnard Lindsell
Horse Shoes, James Staines
Reindeer, Mary Crush

Samuel Clarke
Thomas Lambert
Mary Stokes
William Wild, and tailor

Daniel Barltrop
Rayner Parkin

Boot and Shoemakers.
William Chopping
William Mason
Benjamin Simmons
Robert Speller

John Bird
Henry Cass
George Piper

William Aylett
James Baines
Mr Baker
Thomas Barnard
Charles Clarence
Henry Clarke
George William Elliot
Ralph Garrett
Robert Garrett
William Glasscock
Charles Hockley
Julias Lawrence
Joseph Dixon Legerton
John Marshall
Walter Orpen
Mrs Patmore
John Patmore
William Smith
George Tippler
Mary White
John Wragg
Grocers and Drapers.
Thomas Aylett
John George Bond
Thomas Speller

Robert Lambert
George Piper
Mary Stokes

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

Takeley - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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