History of Beauchamp Roding
St. Botolph's Church, Beauchamp Roding.
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History of Beauchamp Roding >> White's Directory 1863
White's Directory of Essex 1863 - list of inhabitants.
If you wish to trace any of these people on the census returns, the nearest census date for this 1863 directory is the 1861 census.
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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George Ambrose, farm bailiff
Mrs Mary Barker, blacksmith
John Parker Blowers, baker and shopkeeper
Rev. William Bond, M.A., Rectory
Rev. William Henry Bond, M.A., curate
Jonathan Whitbread, parish clerk
Mrs Jane Whitbread, schoolmistress
Daniel Allen, Hornes Farm
William Groves, Butt Hatch
George Pemberton, Wood-end
John Walden, Willis's Farm
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Beauchamp Roding - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
Beauchamp Roding - Champman and Andre, 1777
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