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History of Woodham Ferrers >> 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:
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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John Hedgeley, jun., victualler, Bell
William Hills, shoemaker
James Hills, victualler, Whalebone
Rev. Jonathan Price, (Independent)
Sarah Perkins, National Schools
Rev. Summerton Tudor, curate
Thomas Wright, parish clerk and carrier
Sarah Foster (and wheelwright)
John Hedgeley (and saddler)
Jonathan Beard, Brazils
Josiah Bentall, Lodge
William Dennis (Executors of), Hall
Thomas Faukner, Brockman's
John Green, Creephedge Lane
George Hart, Ilgars
Thomas Hawes, Charity Farm
Thomas Joice, Hoblacks
Benjamin King, Edwin's Hall
Robert Lawrence, Joseph Lawrence, Brock
John Lewis, Nuttings
Simon Main (Executors of), Champions
Thomas Oddy, Pentlands
John Pertwee, Hamberts
James Pertwee, Fen
William Straight (Executors of)
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