History of Woodham Mortimer

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History of Woodham Mortimer >> 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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Rev. Richard Hichens, M.A. J.P., Rectory
Robert Ryther Hilton Popplewell, The Lodge
Arthur George Hilton, The Lodge
John Oxley Parker, J.P., Woodham Mortimer Place
William Barltrop, grocer and post office
John Bowen, farmer
Frederick Bryant, farmer
John Dunningham, farmer, Tindal's Farm
Edward Elgie, Royal Oak
Mrs. Robert Hart, farmer, The Hall
Robert Hilton, farmer, The Lodge
Aaron Middleditch, miller
Isaac Ringe, blacksmith
William Stebbings, baker and grocer
Abraham Taylor, farm bailiff to John Oxley Parker, J.P

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Woodham Mortimer - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

Woodham Mortimer - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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