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Transcript of the entry of 'professions and trades' for ABERFORD in Pigot's Directory of 1834.


  • Post Office, Aberford, Elizabeth Jermain, Post Mistress.

Gentry & Clergy,

  • Bainbridge Mrs. My. Vicarage House
  • Bloome Miss Ann, Aberford
  • Carter Rev. John, M.A. Aberford
  • Cooper Miss Mary, Aberford
  • Ellerton Mr. Jno.(surgeon) Aberford
  • Fox George, esq. Bramham house
  • Gascoigne Richard Oliver, esq. Parlington Hall
  • Hutchinson Mrs. West Garforth
  • Landon Rev. James, Aberford
  • Markham Col. William, Becca hall
  • Naylor Abrhm, esq. West Garforth
  • Potter Mrs. Elizabeth, Aberford
  • Ramsden Capt. Wm. Lutherton Hall
  • Robinson Rev. John, Aberford
  • Scholefield Mr, Aberford
  • Scholefield Rev. Geo. Church Garforth
  • Vavasour Sir Edward Stourton, Hazlewood
  • Wharton John, esq. Aberford

Academies & Schools,

  • Carter Rev.John, M.A. (gentlemen's boarding) Aberford
  • Fletcher Samuel Hawkshaw, (gentlemen's boarding), Hawkshaw house, West Garforth
  • Free School, Church Garforth, John Jennings, master; Ann Jennings, mistress
  • National School, Aberford, Wm. Carnell, master; Margaret Banks, mistress
  • Wood Elizabeth, Aberford

Basket Makers,

  • Addinall Robert, Aberford
  • Thackray Thomas, Aberford


  • Bennett Abraham, West Garforth
  • Bennett William, Moore Garforth
  • Gibbon William, Aberford
  • Stones George, Aberford
  • Tyreman Jeseph, Aberford

Boot & Shoe Makers,

  • Barstow Edward, Aberford
  • Hewitt Richard, Church Garforth
  • Moore George James, Aberford
  • Naylor Richard, Aberford
  • Oates William, West Garforth
  • Richardson John, Aberford
  • Richardson Joseph, Aberford
  • Riley Benjamin, Aberford
  • Smith Stephen, Moore Garforth


  • Evans Joseph, Moore Garforth
  • Hewitt William, Moore Garforth
  • Pearson Jas.(& cattle dlr) Aberford
  • Scriven Joseph, Aberford
  • Wood Thomas, Aberford

Colliery Owner,

  • Gascoigne Richard Oliver, esq. proprietor, Church Garforth, Chas.Josephus
  • Smith, agent; Thos.Hopton, engineer & overlooker; William L. Wharton, auditor

Dress Makers,

  • Hick & Lawson, Aberford
  • Lennox Mary, Aberford

Grocers, Tea Dealers,

  • Simpson Charles (& flour) Aberford
  • Waite Caleb Selby (and draper and druggist) Aberford
  • Wilkinson Joshua (& draper & wine & spirit & porter dealer) Aberford


  • White Swan (commercial, posting & excise office) Edward Morris, Aberford


  • Atkinson Henry, Aberford
  • Barker Addiman, Aberford
  • Catley John, Moore Garforth
  • Green William, Moore Garforth
  • Hewitt Thomas, Aberford
  • Hick Peter, Aberford
  • Myers William, Aberford
  • Smith Robert, Aberford
  • Wood Richard, Aberford
  • Wood Sampson (& cabinet maker) Aberford


  • Atkinson Catherine, Aberford
  • Groves Joseph, Aberford
  • Horsfield William, West Garforth
  • Nottingham William, Aberford
  • Steel John, Hillam mill
  • Webster John, Aberford


  • Barker Isaac, Aberford
  • Wheelhouse Robert, Aberford

Shopkeepers & Dealers in Sundries,

  • Ballance George, Church Garforth
  • Catley James, Church Garforth
  • Howson Robert, Church Garforth
  • McWilliam Martha, Aberford
  • Myers William, Aberford
  • Seanor Ann, Aberford
  • Simpson John, Church Garforth

Stone Masons,

  • Bradley Thomas, Aberford
  • Naylor George, Aberford


  • Barber William, Church Garforth
  • Lennox George, Aberford
  • Nettleton William, Aberford
  • Simpson John, Church Garforth

Taverns & Public Houses,

  • Fox, Richard Bean, Aberford
  • Fox and Hounds, George Cox, Aberford
  • Gaping Goose, Agilla Morley, West Garforth
  • Gascoigne Arms, George Nutton, Aberford
  • Jolly Colliers, Jos. Evans, Moore Garforth
  • New Inn, George Hall, Aberford
  • Old George, Jer. Austin, West Garforth
  • Red Lion, William Wood, Aberford
  • Rose & Crown, Sampson Wood, Aberford
  • Royal Oak, William Simpson, Aberford
  • Travellers' Inn, William Button, Aberford

Retailers of Beer,

  • Coleburn Joseph, West Garforth
  • Flint Fanny, Aberford
  • Gibbon William, Aberford
  • Otter William, Church Garforth
  • Smith Stephen, Moore Garforth
  • Webster John, Aberford


  • Barker Addiman, Aberford
  • Catley John, Moore Garforth
  • Green William, Moore Garforth
  • Hick Peter, Aberford
  • Hollings William, Aberford

Miscellaneous, (In Aberford if not otherwise expressed):

  • Banks Samuel, cooper
  • Barstow Edward, hair dresser
  • Brown John, watch and clock maker
  • Child John, rope and twine maker
  • Cooper John, maltster
  • Darby Thomas, wire worker
  • Ellerton John, surgeon
  • Green Thos. gardener, Moore Garforth
  • Hick Robt. millwright & machine maker
  • Moore James, baker
  • Morley Wm. land agent, West Garforth
  • Simpson Thomas, plantation steward to Richard Oliver Gascoigne,esq.
  • Stones Thomas, clog and patten maker
  • Thompson Hannah, straw hat maker
  • Warner James Ward, nursery and seedsman, West Garforth
  • Watson John, wood dealer, West Garforth
  • Weatherhead Thomas, painter
  • Wilks John, road surveyor
  • Wood Sampson, agent to the Yorkshire fire and life office
  • Young Matthew, excise officer


  • To Leeds, Isaac Barker, John Brown, and William Wood, from their houses, every Tuesday and Saturday morning.

Transcribed by Steve Garton. ©2000