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Norfolk: Necton

William White's History, Gazetteer, and Directory of Norfolk 1864

[Transcription copyright © Pat Newby]

The description of the parish has not been transcribed because it is similiar to that in White's Directories for 1845 and 1883.

These are the names in the text that are not included in the list of residents and tradespeople, below:

	De Toney
	Mason      Wm.
	Rust       Edward
	Skipper    Henry
	Tinkler    Elizabeth
	Walker     M.C., Esq.
There are memorials in the church to the Goodwyn, Mason, and Wynston families.

This is the list of the tradespeople and the most prominent residents.

POST OFFICE at R. Phillips'. Letters despatched to Thetford at 4.30 p.m.

	Clarke    Jas. R.              saddler and harness maker
	Coker     Jas.                 pig dealer
	Cornwell  William James        organist
	Cross     Mrs Cath.
	Dann      Jno.                 miller
	Green     Jas. T. & Sarah      National School
	Gymer     Chas. Hubbard        machine proprietor
	Gymer     Mrs Mary Ann
	Lambert   Francis              machine proprietor
	Mason     Lieut.-Colonel
	            William            Hall
	Nelson    John                 carpenter
	Noble     Rev. Mark            Baptist minister
	Simmons   Thomas               butcher
	Symonds   Robert               parish clerk
	Walker    Rev. Wm. Henry, M.A. Rectory
	Ward      William              plumber, painter, &c.
	Whytock   Alexr.               victualler, Three Tuns

	   BAKERS.                        BLACKSMITHS.

	Drake     William              Steadman  William
	Dunn      John                 Trollope  Brghtmre.
	Ong       David

	   BEERHOUSES.                    BRICKLAYERS.

	Dutchman  Thomas               Clarke    Francis
	Gage      Thomas               Eves      John
	Nelson    John


	Amos      William              Makins    George
	Barnaby   John                 Nelson    Edward
	Blomfield William,             Nelson    Francis
	            Sparham Hall       Nelson    William
	Bone      John                 Nichols   Robert
	Burton    Solomon              Powley    Peter
	Coker     James                Reyner    Rolling
	Cooper    Morris               Skelton   John
	Davey     John                 Trower    David
	Dungar    Thomas               Ward      William
	Giles     Barlow               Warman    John
	Heyhoe    James                Whitby    William
	Large     John                 Whistler  John
	Larwood   James                Young     Andw. Arthr.


	Gibson    Frederick
	Moore     Thomas

	   SHOEMAKERS.                    TAILORS.

	Nicholls  John                 Brock     William
	Phillips  Robert               Dickerson William
	Smith     Thomas               Miller    Thomas

	   SHOPKEEPERS.                   WHEELWRIGHTS.

	Edwards   Benjamin             Catton    Charles
	Oxbury    Henry                Trollope  Brghtmre.
	Ward      William

See also the Necton parish page.

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Copyright © Pat Newby.
March 2008