History of Woodham Walter

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Woodham Walter, 1903
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History of Woodham Water >> White's Directory 1848

White's Directory of Essex 1848 - list of inhabitants.

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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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Mrs. Brookes
Mr. Isaac Pledger
Rev. Guy Bryan M.A., rector, Rectory
Rev. William Bryan, curate, Rectory
Mrs. Bygrave, Earl's Cottage
William Chapman, shoemaker
Richard Davis, wheelwright
Joseph Gossett, carpenter, etc.
Christopher Harris, smith
J. Suckling, smith
Jane Todd, victualler, Bell
John Trussell, shopkeeper
Jane Warran, schoolmistress

Farmers (* are owners).
William Baker, Manor Farm
Mrs. Barritt, Guys
Frederick John Bell, Woodlands
* Martha Burchell, Ravens
William Davis
David Davis
John Fewell, Little London
George French, Bassetts
B.E. Livermore (and miller,) Retreat
* Robert Marriage (and miller,) Hoe Mill
* J.O. Parker, Esq., Oak and Warren
J.A. Piggot, West Bowers
Joseph Riley, (and miller,) Blue Mills
John Snow, The Lodge
Robert Tweed, Hoe Mill Farm
Jacob Wass Wright, Ashmans

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

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Woodham Walter - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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