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    History of Suffolk - Pakenham 1865

    Post Office Directory of 1865.

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    PAKENHAM is a parish, in Thingoe union, Thedwestry hundred, county court district of Bury St. Edmund's, rural deanery and archdeaconry of Sudbury, and diocese of Ely, West Suffolk; a mile and a half north from Thurston station, 92 from London, and 2 south from Ixworth. The church is named St. Mary's. The living is a vicarage, valued in 1835 at £281, with residence, in the patronage of, and held by, the Rev. Charles Wm. Jones, M.A., of Caius College, Cambridge. The tithes were commuted in 1841 for a yearly modus of £908 2s., about two-thirds of which belong to the Rev. Walter John Spring Casborne, M.A., J.P., who is lay impropriator of the rectory and owner of the delightfully situated residence and mansion, New House, in this parish.
    A National school was built in 1842, with a house for the master, now educating about 120 children. The population in 1861 was 1,180, and the area is 3,096 acres.
    Parish Clerk, George Mothersole.
    POST OFFICE.—Mrs. Mary Cooper, receiver. Letters received through Bury St. Edmund's at 7 a.m.; dispatched at 7 p.m. The nearest money order office, is at Bury St. Edmund's
    National School, John Drydon, master; Mrs. Catherine Dryden, mistress
    CARRIERS TO BURY. — William Leader, Wednesday; Arthur Mothersole, Wednesday & Saturday


    Casborne Rev. Walter John Spring, M.A., J.P. New house
    Jannings Miss
    Jones Rev. Charles Wm. M.A. [vicar]
    Mills George, esq
    Stedman Robert, esq
    Thornhill Thomas, esq. J.P. Park lodge
    Wing William, esq
    Witt Mr. Matthew

    COMMERCIAL.
    Bailey John, tailor
    Bloomfleld William, shopkeeper
    Branch Charlotte (Mrs.), Woolpack
    Bridges James, Bell
    Bridges William, cattle dealer
    Calver James, blacksmith
    Clamp Ephraim, grocer
    Clarke Robert, steward to Miss Jacob
    Cockrill Charles, farmer
    Cooper Edmund, carpenter
    Cooper Mary (Mrs.), baker
    Cutting Henry, farmer
    Elsden John, beer retailer
    Farrow Frederick, cattle dealer
    Foreman Stephen , shoe maker
    Frost Samuel, whiting manufacturer
    Gladwcll George, shopkeeper
    Goodwin Thomas, collector of rates
    Hensby Henry, farmer
    Jacob Julia Fanny (Miss), farmer
    Jannings James, farmer
    King John, farmer
    Manistre James, farmer
    Mathew George Waites, farmer
    Mathew Robert, farmer
    Matthews Charles, miller
    Melton George, carpenter
    Millican Henry, bricklayer
    Millican William, bricklayer
    Mothersole Arthur, carrier
    Mothersole Simon, farmer
    Outlaw Henry, butcher
    Plumb Jeremiah, miller
    Rodwell James, shoe maker
    Ruff James, shopkeeper
    Turner William, farmer



    And Last updated on: Thursday, 08-Feb-2018 10:17:47 GMT