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History of White Roding >> White's Directory 1848
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. There are a number of commercial providers of census returns. These include:
Please note, however, that the 1851 census returns for White Roding are missing from the census returns at the Public Record Office.
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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William Bacon, victualler, Black Horse
Joseph Bower, carpenter
Rev. Wilmot Guy Bryan B.A., curate
Rev. Henry Budd M.A., rector
Edmund Cowell, blacksmith
Isaac Gear, gentleman
Catherine Hazlewood and Mary Hazelwood, school
Thomas Lucking, relieving officer
John Newell, shoemaker
Mary Ann Pamphilon, shopkeeper
William Portway, miller and baker
Peter Pryer, grocer and draper
James Westwood, victualler, Whalebone
Elizabeth Wilson, shopkeeper
Thomas Wilson, tailor
Thomas Day, Merks Hall
Robert Judd, Colville's Hall
Edward Parris, Maskell's Hall
Richard Stock, Morrell Roothing
Sarah Wilson, Morrell Roothing
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