History of Newport
Coach and Horses PH, Newport, c.1955
Reproduced courtesy of The Francis Frith Collection.
History of Newport >> 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.
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Rev. Robert Bnrdott Burgess, M.A., rector of Chickney
Mr Charles Carter
Rev. John Chapman, M.A., vicar
Mrs Chapman, schoolmistress
Mrs P. Clark
Joseph Clark, sexton
Mrs Cornell, and Miss, dressmaker
Charles Debnam, watchmaker, etc.
James Drage, station master
William Fennell, lime burner
John Flood, police superintendent
Mr John Hayden
Rev. John James, (Independent)
Mrs Jane Johns, National School
Edward Lampkin, straw hat manufacturer />
Mr Isaac Moss
Susan Newell, saddler, and A.Newell, dressmaker
Charles Norman, tailor
Robert Palmer, swine dealer and postman
Charles Peacock Kentish, solicitor
George Robinson Strickland, surgeon
John Robinson, retail brewer
Gifford Shrewsbury, corn merchant
William Charles Smith, Esq., Shortgrove
Miss C Totten
Miss E. Sturgeon, schoolmistress
Philip Trott, bricklayer
James Turner, rope and twine manufacturer
William Wells, relieving officer and registrar
Rev. John Wisken, M. A., head master of Grammar School
George Hayden Barnard (and coal merchant), Parsonage
James Henry Mascall, Sparrow End
Thomas Shirley (and builder), Pond Gross
Inns and Taverns.
Coach and Horses, James Warren
Hercules, Benjamin Buck, wheelwright
Old Three Tuns, Jane Matthews
Rose and Crown, Isaac Taylor
Star, William Revett Trott, and carrier
Charles Cakebread Richardson
Boot and Shoemakers.
Charles Bayley, and parish clerk
Carpenters and Builders.
Plumbers, Painters and Glaziers
Charles Johns collector
Abraham Barnard, and insurance agent
Thomas Wakefield, and druggist
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