History of Myland (or Mile-End)
Dog and Pheasant PH, Mile-End.
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History of Myland >> 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, he nearest census date for this 1874 directory is the 1871 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.
You should also consider newspaper archives. With millions of pages now online, there is always the possibility of finding articles featuring your ancestors. Discover how to explore newspaper archives.
George Bradbrook, Myland Villa
Rev. Edmund Hall, M.A., Rectory
Mrs. Hall, Holymead House
Captain Robert Staines
Thomas Blyth, farmer, White Hall
George Harvey Cant, farmer, Tubswick
Herbert Cant, cattle dealer
William Cant, seed grower, Myland Lodge
Charles Cartwright, shopkeeper Mrs. Joanna Cutler, shopkeeper
William Gentry Dennis, farner, Myland Hall
William Dines, beer retailer
Samuel Garwood, beer retailer and bricklayer
Edward Hawes, Dog and Pheasant PH
Thomas Leach, farmer
Benjamin Matthews, wheelwright and blacksmith
Henry Munson, butcher
John Nevard, carpenter
Robert Christopher Parker, miller and farmer
David Prior, nurseryman
James Scoffield, baker and grocer
Robert Scrivener, farmer
John Smith, farmer
John Sparrow, wheelwright and b1acksmith
Daniel Studd, farmer
Joseph Studd, farmer
Mrs. Pheobe Studd, Railway Tavern PH
George Warner, plumber and glazier
Miss Harriett Westoby, grocer
Thomas Wyncoll, farmer
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Myland (or Mile End) - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
Myland (or Mile End) - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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