History of Wendens Ambo
Fighting Cocks PH, Wendens Ambo.
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History of Wendens Ambo >> 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.
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Joseph Thomas Collin
Rev. John Jackson, M.A., vicar
William Nicholson, Rose Cottage
Stephen Robinson, Trout Hall
William Barker, shoe maker
George Hayden Barnard, coal merchant, Station, Audley End
Barnabas Beeton, Fighting Cocks PH
Thomas Cornwell, farmer, Wenden Hall
William Cornwell, farmer, Wenden Place
William Havers, shopkeeper
John Holland, miller, Wenden Mills
Walter Isaac Saich, Neville Arms PH
George Savill, Bell PH, and farmer
William Saward, station master
Walter Seabrook, farmer, Bulse Farm
Samuel Thomas, blacksmith
William Thomas, farmer, Rookery
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Wendens Ambo - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
Wendens Ambo - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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