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Romford 1861 Census Walk

part 4

 History of Romford

Romford 1861 Census - an abridged walk through the town of Romford following the enumerators steps. This lists the head of most households present in 1861, but not all - there would have been approximately 700 persons in total listed in this census.

All that part of the Town ward of Romford lying north of the High Road from Collier Row lane to Harrolds Wood ward ans west of Harrolds Wood ward and South of Collier Row ward and East of Collier Row Lane


North Street:
Marshalls - George Knox
Farm - Henry Young
Lodge - William Skinner
Beer shop - Henry Golding [Northern Star]
Police constable - James Parslow
Blacksmith - Charles Underwood
Brick layer - Thomas Curtis
Millwright - John Loder
Chapel
Baker - John Fitch

Church Lane:
Carpenter - George Copsey
Shoe maker - James M Wallis
Brewers labourer - William Jackson
Millwright - Charles Balls

George Yard:
Currier - George Burrell
Cooper - George Williams
Grocer - George Yull
Cooper - James Vale

North Street:
Basket maker - Daniel Smith
Brick layer - James Boreham
Shoe maker - George Garrett
Laundress - Martha Sheldon
Brewers drayman - John Bishop
Ag Labourer - Edward Gibson
Nurse - Elizabeth Packer

High Street:

Market Place:
Inn Keeper - Charles Wendon [Lamb inn]
Ironmonger - James W Fletcher
Grocer - John Spencer
Shoe maker - John Mead

Church [St Andrew's]

Church Yard:
Cock & Bell - George Wood
Boot maker - William Wheatley
Corn dealer - George Mundy

Market Place:
Dolphin Inn - Henry Baker
Smiths cottage
Linen draper - Michael Smith

Moore Yard
Bricklayers labourer - James Butcher

Queens Head yard:
Bricklayers labourer - Isaac Bird
Market Place:
Market gardener - Henry idle
Coach trimmer - Thomas Adams
Dress maker - Louisa Cumbers
General Labourer - Thomas French
Land surveyor - Henry Chilcott
Boot maker - James Allen
Coachman - Edward Barlow
Butcher - Thomas Hale

Moores Yard:
Letter carrier - Daniel Pedder
Town Crier - William Workman
Ag Labourer - John Saville
Tailor - John Leader
Charwoman - Mary Robinson
Ag Labourer - James Salmons
Ag Labourer - Henry Brooks
Ag Labourer - William Cooper

Market Place:
Chimney sweep - Robert Pinfold
Shopkeeper - Edmund Butterfield

Davies yard:
Painter - John J Keys
Ag Labourer - Jeremiah Salisbury


Market Place, High Street:
Stoker at Brewery - Zachariah Ford
Laurie Town Hall - William Davies
St Edwards Hall - John Courtenay

St Edwards Square:
General Practitioner - William H Clarkson
Dentist - Alfred H Bayly
Catholic Chapel
Catholic school

St Edwards Place:

High Road:

Pettit Lane:
Wine merchant - George Crawley


And Last updated on: Saturday, 01-Apr-2017 16:38:49 BST