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Norfolk: Shipdham

Hunt's Directory of East Norfolk with Part of Suffolk, 1850

[Transcription copyright © Pat Newby]

SHIPDHAM, a village 19 miles W. of Norwich, and 5 miles S. by W. of East Dereham. The parish comprises an area of 4520 acres, and the population in 1841 was 1861. Post-Office, at Sarah Mendham's. Letters delivered at 7 a.m. and despatched to Norwich and all parts, via Swaffham, at 7.30 p.m.

         Abel        George              saddler
         Adcock      John W.             watchmaker
         Allen       George              saddler
         Atmore      Mrs. Mary
         Aucock      Robert              beer retailer
         Backler     John                shoemaker
         Bagge       Thomas              butcher
         Bailey      Rev. George, B.A.
         Bales       John                shoemaker
         Barker      John                baker
         Barnes      Barnabas            blacksmith
         Bird        Michael             hair dresser & glover
         Bloom       Thomas              Free school
         Brett       John                shoemaker
         Brown       Robert              blacksmith
         Bullock     Misses D. C. and M.
         Bunn        Elizabeth           grocer and draper
         Bunn        Sarah               grocer and draper
         Bunn        William             beer retailer
         Buskall     Goddard             grocery dealer
         Butcher     Mr. John
         Butcher     Thomas              'Dog Inn'
         Butcher     William             builder
         Catton      John                baker
         Chamberlin  George              cattle dealer
         Clark       David               wheelwright
         Clark       John                blacksmith
         Clark       William             shoemaker
         Clarke      Francis             beer retailer
         Clemence    James               appraiser
         Clouting    John R.             surgeon
         Coker       Fuller              building surveyor
         Covel       Hannah              milliner, &c.
         Cox         Joseph              wheelwright
         Cushing     John                carpenter
         Eagling     Anthony             beer retailer
         Edgley      James               carpenter
         Emerson     William C.          surgeon
         Farrow      William             blacksmith
         Frost       Robert              shoemaker
         Gathercole  James               beer retailer
         Gathercole  John L.             shoemaker
         Gill        Thomas              blacksmith
         Gooderson   William             'Crown'
         Goss        John                builder
         Goward      William             tinman
         Greene      Chas. F.            painter, glazier, &c.
         Grint       Alfred              baker
         Gunton      Sarah               straw bonnet maker
         Hall        Mrs. Newyear
         Harwood     Samuel              grocery dealer
         Harwood     William             shoemaker
         Haws        John                beer retailer
         High        William             painter, glazier, &c.
         Hunt        William             cattle dealer
         Hunter      Mrs. Elizabeth
         Hunter      Robert              baker
         Lee         Elizabeth
                       and Francis       school
         Lincoln     Susan               milliner, &c.
         Littleproud Sophia              baker & grocery dealer
         Lock        Stephen             shoemaker
         Meachen     Abel                blacksmith
         Meachen     Timothy             grocery dealer
         Mendham     Thomas              tailor, & agent to the
                                           Norwich Union f. & l. office
         Middleton   William             beer retailer
         Morris      Mr. Samuel
         Mulley      Sarah               'Cricket Players'
         Newman      John                bricklayer
         Oldfield    Miss Ann
         Palmer      Mr. Thomas
         Payne       Mr. George
         Rivett      Thomas              carpenter
         Rivett      Mr. William
         Rumble      Thomas              shoemaker
         Rust        Robert              'White Horse'
         Sare        William             tailor
         Sendall     James               butcher
         Skipper     Charles             blacksmith
         Skipper     Henry               saddler
         Stacey      William             cooper
         Stadd       Philip              grocery dealer
         Stratton    Robert              beer retailer
         Stringer    William             miller
         Sussens     Edward              baker
         Tinkley     Mr. Henry
         Trollop     Peter               carrier
         Tuck        George              butcher
         Tuck        James               tailor & grocery dlr.
         Verdon      Thomas              poulterer
         Ward        Daniel              pork butcher
         Watling     George              shoemaker
         Watson      Isaac               tailor
         Wenham      Edward              watchmaker
         Winkfield   Geo. H.             grocer & draper
         Woods       John                miller
         Young       Jane                school
         Young       Mary                school
         Abbott      Jonathan            Margetson  Abraham
         Bales       John                Maidwell   Thos. (& corn
         Baxter      James                            merchant)
         Bone        Robert              Meachen    John
         Buskall     David               Morris     Samuel
         Catton      William             Nicholls   Thomas
         Clark       James               Nurse      Henry
         Cocks       Francis             Page       James
         Copeland    Robert              Peck       Fuller
         Cordy       John                Pitcher    John
         Cordy       Sarah               Riches     Francis
         Edwards     Robert              Ringer     Michael
         Gooch       Robert              Tash       Henry
         Goring      Charles             Tash       Robert
         Howard      James               Vassar     Philip
         Humphrey    Edward              Wigg       William
                                         Wyatt      Thomas

CARRIERS to East Dereham, Trollop, Mon. Tues. Wed. and Thur. 11 morn. To Norwich, Skipper, Fri. 2 aft.; also Trollop, same day and time.

See also the Shipdham parish page.

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September 2008