History of White Roding

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Ivy House, White Roding.
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History of White Roding >> 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, the nearest census date for this 1874 directory is the 1871 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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John Barker, Elm Cottage
Mrs. Groves, Morell Roothing
Mrs. Judd
Thomas Luckin
George Morgan
Miss Morgan
Edward Parris
John Roast
Mrs. Emma Smith, Kingstons
Rev. Charles Maryon Wilson, rector
Mrs. Elizabeth Bacon, Black Horse PH
Joseph Fennel Bott, farmer, Cammas Hall
Charles Britton, blacksmith
Charles Brown, Whalebone

Denham Brown, carter
George Dawkins, bricklayer
James Dawkins, bricklayer
Charles Burton French, shopkeeper and beer retailer
Frederick Groves and Edmund Groves, farmers, Walkers
Edward Green, grocer
Thomas Halls, farmer, Groville Hall
Robert Josling, farmer, Manwoods
Walter Matthams, farmer, Graylands
Jesse Monk, farmer, Lucas
John Monk, wheelwright
John Newell, shoe maker
Benjamin Roast, miller
George Smith, farmer, Kingstons
Thomas Staines, farmer, Warwicks
William Taylor, farmer, Marks Hall
Henry Vale, grocer and draper

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White Roding - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

White Roding - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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