Transcript of the entry of 'professions and trades' for HAXBY in White's Directory of 1840.


The manors,

  • East and West, are owned by the Prebendary of Driffield (East) and the Prebendary of Strensall (West)

Miscellany of trades

  • John Coupland, schoolr
  • Captain Croft
  • John Denny, shoemaker
  • Robert Dudding, vict Tiger
  • Joshua Hudson, gent
  • William and Thos Linfoot, bricklayers
  • John Markham, gardener and vict Red Lion
  • John Plowman, chief constable
  • Thomas Plowman, coroner of St Peter's Liberty
  • Thomas Pybus, wine and spirit merchant, and chief constable, East Field
  • John Reynolds, smith
  • Matthew Stables, tailor
  • Wm Stead, cartwright
  • Mrs Hannah Theakston


  • Andrew Benn
  • Robert Leadley
  • Daniel Riby
  • Thomas Thompson
  • Thos Wright


  • Thos Daniel
  • Robert Gibson
  • John Hugill
  • Wm Pearson
  • Thos Townsend

Transcribed by Caroline Gaden.