History of Terling
Tudor House, Terling, c.1960
Reproduced courtesy of The Francis Frith Collection.
History of Terling >> White's Directory 1848
White's Directory of Essex 1848 - list of inhabitants.
If you wish to trace any of these people on the census returns, the nearest census date for this 1848 directory is the 1851 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.
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Lord Rayleigh, Terling Place
Hon. Miss Emily Ann Strutt, Terling Place
Isaac Blyth, gentleman
Shadrach Bullen, schoolmaster
Rev. Benjamin Drake, (Independent Minister)
Robert Ellis, Esq.
Joseph Emberson, baker
Richard Emberson, shoemaker
Susan Garnett, schoolmistress
Arthur Robert Goodday, New House
Rev. William Goodday, vicar, Crackbone
John Harris, blackmsith
Samuel Marshall, wheelwright
David Payne, gardener to Lord Rayleigh
John Pavitt, butcher
Giles Robinson, tailor, Post Office
Rev. C.B. Rodwell, curate
John Smith, victualler, White Hart
William Speakman, parish clerk
Joseph Turner, bricklayer
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Thomas Chipperfield, What Hobs
John Cottis (and maltster), Ivatts
John Cousins, Three Ashes
John Ely, Leelands
Golden Fairhead, Loys Hall
William Fairhead, Porridge Pot Hall
Charlotte Gooday, Rolls
William Pond, Ridley Hall
Benjamin Snow, Scarletts
Mary Willshire, Ringers
Edmund Ardley (and cooper)
Thomas Middleditch (and beerhouse)
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Terling - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
Terling - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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