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Harrod's Directory 1876

J G Harrod and Co's Royal County Directory of Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Berkshire, Oxfordshire, Huntingdonshire and Northamptonshire, 1876

SHERINGTON is a village, 2 miles from and in the hundred, union, and county court district of Newport Pagnell, diocese of Oxford, archdeaconry of Buckingham, and rural deanery ot Lathbury. The church, dedicated to St. Laud, has been recently restored; the chancel is very handsome, and contains a beautiful marble reredos. The living is a rectory, annual value 500, with residence, in the gift of the Bishop of Oxford. The Rev. Alexander King is the rector. The Wesleyans and Independents have each a chapel. There is a National school; William H. Rowell, master. The acreage is 1,760, of which the chief owners are Mrs. Higgens, Mrs. Umney, (lady of the manor) Colonel Chester, and Captain P. Fitzgerald. The population is about 700. The nearest money order, telegraph office, and post town is Newport Pagnell.

Bates Rev. Percival W.
Fountaine Mrs. Bridge house
Gregory Mrs.
Rolton Mrs.
King Rev. Alexander, M.A. rector, the Rectory
Perry Mrs.
Seagrave Rev, John Y. Manor house
Storer Mr. George

GENERAL TRADES.
Alger Robert, the "Swan"
Attwood William, tailor
Brown Mrs. Ann, baker
Burton James, " White Hart "
Field Frederick John, maltster
Groom Mrs. Elizabeth and Sons, blacksmiths
Hill Henry, beer retailer and shoemaker
Joyce James, bricklayer
Oldham Owen, baker
Oliver Susan, baker, grocer, &c.
Payne Thomas, butcher
Procter James, carpenter
Rose Abraham, tailor
Rose Anthony, wheelwright
Rose Henry G. carpenter
Simco John, butcher and grocer
Teagle James, market gardener
Tebby James, boot and shoemaker
White WilIiam, the "Castle"

FARMERS.
Borton Thomas, and landowner
Field Frederick John, and landowner
Field Joseph
Fountaine Thomas Sibthorp
Gardner Henry
Jefferson Joseph
Labrum George
Meadows Richard
Payne Thomas
Rush William
Simco John

 

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