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WITTs in Trade Directories, 1807-1871

Data extracted from copies held by the Guildhall Library (up to 1840) and Bishopsgate Institute Library (post-1840), London


1807 PO/Critchett London (8th edition)
none

1808 Holden London (4th edition)
A-S only, T-Z missing

1810 PO/Critchett & Woods London (11th edition)
none

1811 Kent London (79th edition)
none

1811 Holden London
Whitt, Wm. H, woolstapler, Long Lane, Borough
Witt, Gilbert, cheesemonger, 16 Cheney St, Bedford Sq.
Witt, William, carpenter joiner & undertaker, High St, Hampstead

1812 Kent London (80th edition)
none

1814 Kent London (82nd edition)
none

1815 PO/Critchett & Woods London
none

1816 PO/Critchett & Woods London (17th edition)
none

1816 Kent London
none

1817 Johnstone London
Whitt, Wm., wine merchant, 7 Skinner St, Bishopsgate
Witt, John, cheesemonger & grocer, 49 Three Colts St, Limehouse

1818 Johnstone London
Whitt, Wm., wine merchant, 7 Skinner St, Bishopsgate
Witt, John, cheesemonger & grocer, 49 Three Colts St, Limehouse

1819 Robson London
Witt, John, grocer & cheesemonger, 49 Three Colt St, Limehouse
Witt, Wm., wine cooper, 7 Skinner St, Bishopsgate

1820 Kent London
Witt, Wm., wine merchant, 7 Skinner St, Bishopsgate

1820 Robson London
Witt, Gilbert, cheesemonger, 16 Chenies St, Tottenham Ct Rd
Witt, I, tea dealer & grocer, 55 Three Colt St, Limehouse
Witt, J, cheesemonger, 4 Long Lane, Borough
Witt, Wm, wine cooper, 7 Skinner St, Bishopsgate

1821 Robson London
Witt, Jas, cheesemonger, Artichoke Row, Mile End Rd
Witt, John, grocer &c., 49 Three Colt St, Limehouse
Witt, Wm, wine merchant, 6 Skinner St, Bishopsgate

1822 PO/Critchett & Woods London
Witt, Wm, wine merchant, 7 Skinner St, Bishopsgate

1823 Kent London
Witt, Wm, wine & brandy merchant, 7 Skinner St, Bishopsgate

1823-24 Pigot London
Witt, Gilbert, cheesemonger, 24 Chenies St, Bedford Sq
Witt, Wm, wine merchant, 7 Skinner St, Bishopsgate

1824 PO/Critchett & Woods London
Witt, Wm, wine merchant, 7 Skinner St, Bishopsgate

1825 Kent London
Witt, Wm, wine & brandy merchant, 7 Skinner St, Bishopsgate

1826 Pigot London
Witt, Gilbert, cheesemonger, 24 Chenies St, Bedford Sq
Witt, John, wine & brandy merchant, 125 Leadenhall St
Witt, Wm, wine & brandy merchant, 7 Skinner St, Bishopsgate

1827 Pigot London
Witt, Gilbert, cheesemonger, 24 Chenies St, Bedford Sq
Witt, Jno, wine & brandy merchant, 125 Leadenhall St
Witt, Wm, wine & brandy merchant, 7 Skinner St, Bishopsgate
Witt, Wm, surgeon dentist, 10 Rathbone Pl, Oxford St
Witts, Thomas, Redlion coffee rooms, 3 Lamb Conduit Passage

1828-29 Pigot London
Witt, Gilbert, cheesemonger, 24 Chenies St, Bedford Sq
Witt, Jno, wine & brandy merchant, 125 Leadenhall St
Witt, Wm, wine & brandy merchant, 7 Skinner St, Bishopsgate
Witt, Wm, surgeon dentist, 10 Rathbone Pl, Oxford St
Witts, Thomas, Redlion coffee rooms, 3 Lamb Conduit Passage
(Thomas Witts may also have been present in 1830-32, but did not search these years for Witts)

1829 Robson London
Witt, surgeon, 11 Liverpool St, Finsbury Circus

1830 PO London
Witt, Wm, wine merchant, 7 Skinner St, Bishopsgate

1830 Robson London
Witt, Charles, painter, 8 Skinner St, Bishopsgate
Witt, Gilbert, cheesemonger, 24 Chenies St, Bedford Sq
Witt, William, grocer, 6 Ogle St, Fitzroy Sq
Witt, William, wine merchant, 7 Skinner St, Bishopsgate

1831 Robson London
Witt & Neville, surgeons &c., 30 Spring Gardens, Charing Cross & 13 Lower Grosvenor Place
Witt, Charles, painter, 8 Skinner St, Bishopsgate
Witt, Gilbert, cheesemonger, 24 Chenies St, Bedford Sq
Witt, Wm, wine, brandy & porter merchant, wine cooper & dealer in bottles &c., 7 Skinner St, Bishopsgate St

1832 PO/Critchett London
Witt, Wm, wine merchant, 7 Skinner St, Bishopsgate

1833 Robson London
Witt, Chas, surgeon, 30 Spring Gardens
Witt, Chas, painter, 8 Skinner St, Bishopsgate
Witt, Gilbert, cheesemonger, 24 Chenies St, Bedford Sq
Witt, Hy, linen draper 41 & 42 Robert St, Kings Rd, Chelsea
Witt, T, coffee house, 3 Lamb Conduit Passage, Foundling
Witt, Wm, surgeon dentist, 98 High Holborn
Witt, Wm, wine & brandy merchant, 7 Skinner St, Bishopsgate

1834 Robson London
Witt, Chas, surgeon, 30 Spring Gardens
Witt, Chas, painter, 8 Skinner St, Bishopsgate
Witt, Gilbert, cheesemonger, 24 Chenies St, Bedford Sq
Witt, Hy, linen draper 41 & 42 Robert St, Kings Rd, Chelsea
Witt, T, coffee house, 3 Lamb Conduit Passage, Foundling
Witt, Wm, wine & brandy merchant, 7 Skinner St, Bishopsgate

1835 Robson London
Witt, Chas, surgeon, 30 Spring Gardens
Witt, Chas, painter, 8 Skinner St, Bishopsgate
Witt, Gilbert, cheesemonger, 24 Chenies St, Bedford Sq
Witt, Hy, linen draper 41 & 42 Robert St, Kings Rd, Chelsea
Witt, T, coffee house, 3 Lamb Conduit Passage, Foundling
Witt, Wm, wine & brandy merchant, 7 Skinner St, Bishopsgate

1836 PO/Critchett London
Witt, Henry, linen draper & haberdasher, 42 & 43 Robert St, Kings Rd, Chelsea
Witt, Wm, wine merchant, 7 Skinner St, Bishopsgate

1836 Pigot London
Witt, Chas, painter & glazier, 51 Liverpool St, Bishopsgate
Wiitt, Chas, surgeon, 30 Spring Gardens
Witt, Gilbert, cheesemonger, 24Chenies St, Bedford Sq
Witt, Mary Ann (Mrs), shopkeeper, 54 London St, Tot Ct Rd
Witt, Thomas, carrier, 3 Lancelot Place, Brompton Rd
William, dentist & cupper, 43 High Holborn
Witt, Wm, wine merchant, 7 Skinner St, Bishopsgate

1837 PO/Kelly London
Witt, Wm, wine merchant, 7 Skinner St, Bishopsgate
(The only Witt, but this is a very small edition compared with other years)

1838 Robson London
Witt, Chas, plumber & painter, 51 Liverpool St, Bishopsgate
Wiitt, Chas, surgeon, 30 Spring Gardens
Witt, Gilbert, cheesemonger, 24Chenies St, Bedford Sq
Witt, M A, grocer, 54 London St, Fitzroy Sq
Witt, Thomas, coffee house, 3 Lamb's Conduit Passage
Witt, William, dentist & cupper, 43 High Holborn
Witt, William, Skinners Arms, 10 Skinner St, Bishopsgate

1839 Robson London
Wiitt, Chas, surgeon, 30 Spring Gardens
Witt, Chas, painter, 51 Liverpool St, Bishopsgate
Witt, Gilbert, cheesemonger, 24 Chenies St, Bedford Sq
Witt, M A, grocer, 54 London St, Fitzroy Sq
Witt, T, coffee house, 3 Lamb's Conduit Passage
Witt, William, surgeon dentist, 43 High Holborn

1839 Pigot London
Witt, Chas, plumber, 51 Liverpool St, Bishopsgate
Wiitt, Chas, surgeon, 30 Spring Gardens
Witt, Gilbert, cheesemonger, 24Chenies St, Bedford Sq
Witt, William, dentist & cupper, 43 High Holborn
Witt, Wm, wine & brandy merchant, 7 Skinner St, Bishopsgate
(There was no surname index in this edition.  Each trade was indexed separately, and the likely Witt trades were searched.  No sign yet of William Witt, wine cooper of Mark Lane)

1840 PO/Kelly London
Witt, Chas, plumber & painter, 51 Liverpool St, Bishopsgate
Wiitt, Chas, surgeon, 30 Spring Gardens
Witt, Gilbert, cheesemonger, 24Chenies St, Bedford Sq
Witt, Mary Ann (Mrs), teadealer, 54 London St, Fitzroy Sq
Witt, Thomas, coffee house, 3 Lamb's Conduit Passage
Witt, William, dentist & cupper, 43 High Holborn
Witt, Wm, wine & bottle merchant, 7 Skinner St, Bishopsgate
Witt, William, wine cooper, 62 Mark Lane

1840 Robson London
Witt, Chas, surgeon, 30 Spring Gardens
Witt, Chas, painter, 51 Liverpool St, Bishopsgate
Witt, Gilbert, cheesemonger, 24Chenies St, Bedford Sq
Witt, M A, grocer, 54 London St, Fitzroy Sq
Witt, T, carrier, Angel Place, Brompton
Witt, T, coffee house, 3 Lamb's Conduit Passage, Foundling
Witt, Wm, surgeon dentist, 49 High Holborn

1841 PO/Kelly London
Witt, Wm. & Charles, wine merchants, 32 Norton Folgate
Witt, Chas, plumber & painter, 51 Liverpool St, Bishopsgate
Witt, Charles, surgeon, 30 Spring Gdns
Witt, Gilbert, cheesemonger, 24 Chenies St, Bedford Sq
Witt, Mary Ann (Mrs), teadealer, 54 London St, Fitzroy Sq
Witt, Thomas, coffeehouse, 3 Lamb's Conduit Passage
Witt, William, dentist & cupper, 43 High Holborn
Witt, William, wine cooper, 62 Mark Lane, & 9 Collingwood St, Shoreditch

1842 PO/Kelly London
Witt, Chas, plumber & painter, 51 Liverpool St, Bishopsgate
Witt, Charles, surgeon, 30 Spring Gdns
Witt, Gilbert, cheesemonger, 24 Chenies St, Bedford Sq
Witt, Thomas, coffeehouse, 3 Lamb's Conduit Passage
Witt, William, dentist & cupper, 43 High Holborn
Witt, Wm. & Charles, wine merchants, 32 Norton Folgate
Witt, William, wine cooper, 62 Mark Lane, & 9 Collingwood St, Shoreditch

1843 PO/Kelly London
Witt, Chas, plumber & painter, 51 Liverpool St, Bishopsgate
Witt, Charles, surgeon, 30 Spring Gdns
Witt, Gilbert, cheesemonger, 24 Chenies St, Bedford Sq
Witt, Thomas, coffeehouse, 3 Lamb's Conduit Passage
Witt, William, dentist & cupper, 43 High Holborn
Witt, Wm. & Charles, wine merchants, 32 Norton Folgate
Witt, William, wine cooper, 62 Mark Lane, & 9 Collingwood St, Shoreditch

1844 PO/Kelly London
Witt, Charles, wine merchants, 32 Norton Folgate
Witt, Chas, plumber & painter, 51 Liverpool St, Bishopsgate
Witt, Charles, surgeon, 30 Spring Gdns
Witt, Gilbert, cheesemonger, 24 Chenies St, Bedford Sq
Witt, Thomas, coffeehouse, 3 Lamb's Conduit Passage
Witt, William, dentist & cupper, 43 High Holborn
Witt, William, wine cooper, 62 Mark Lane, & 9 Collingwood St, Shoreditch

1844 Thompson's London
Witt, Charles, wine merchants, 32 Norton Folgate
Witt, Chas, plumber & painter, 51 Liverpool St, Bishopsgate
Witt, Charles, surgeon, 30 Spring Gdns
Witt, Gilbert, cheesemonger, 24 Chenies St, Bedford Sq
Witt, Robert, general dealer, 21 Edward St, Star Corner, Grange Rd.
Witt, William, dentist & cupper, 43 High Holborn
Witt, William, wine cooper, 62 Mark Lane, & 9 Collingwood St, Shoreditch

1846 PO/Kelly London
Witt, Chas, plumber & painter, 51 Liverpool St, Bishopsgate
Witt, Charles, surgeon, 30 Spring Gdns
Witt, Gilbert, cheesemonger, 24 Chenies St, Bedford Sq
Witt, Thomas, coffeehouse, 3 Lamb's Conduit Passage
Witt, William, surgeon, dentist & cupper, 43 High Holborn
Witt, William, wine cooper, 62 Mark Lane, & 9 Collingwood St, Shoreditch

1847 PO/Kelly London
Witt, Chas, plumber & painter, 51 Liverpool St, Bishopsgate
Witt, Charles, surgeon, 30 Spring Gdns
Witt, Gilbert, cheesemonger, 24 Chenies St, Bedford Sq
Witt, Thomas, coffeehouse, 3 Lamb's Conduit Passage
Witt, William, surgeon, dentist & cupper, 43 High Holborn
Witt, William, wine cooper, 62 Mark Lane, & 9 Collingwood St, Shoreditch

1848 PO/Kelly London
Witt, Chas, plumber & painter, 51 Liverpool St, Bishopsgate
Witt, Charles, surgeon, 30 Spring Gdns
Witt, George, printer, 7 Earls Ct, Little Newport St
Witt, Thomas, coffeehouse, 3 Lamb's Conduit Passage
Witt, William, surgeon, dentist & cupper, 43 High Holborn
Witt, William, wine cooper, 62 Mark Lane, & 9 Collingwood St, Shoreditch

1850 PO/Kelly London
Witt, Charles, surgeon, 30 Spring Gdns
Witt, George, printer, 7 Earls Ct, Little Newport St
Witt, Thomas, coffeehouse, 3 Lamb's Conduit Passage
Witt, William, surgeon, dentist & cupper, 43 High Holborn
Witt, William, wine cooper, 62 Mark Lane, & 9 Collingwood St, Shoreditch

1851 PO/Kelly London
Witt, Charles, surgeon, 30 Spring Gdns
Witt, William, surgeon, dentist & cupper, 314 High Holborn
Witt, William, wine cooper, 62 Mark Lane, & 9 Collingwood St, Shoreditch

1852 Watkins London
Witt & Reynolds, clothier, 79 Cornhill
Witt, Charles, surgeon, 30 Spring Gdns
Witt, George, printer, 7 Earls Ct, Little Newport St

1854 PO/Kelly London
Witt, Charles, surgeon, 30 Spring Gdns
Witt, George, printer, 7 Earls Ct, Little Newport St
Witt, John, tobacconist, 48 Bridport Place, Hoxton
Witt, Thomas, coffeehouse, 3 Lamb's Conduit Passage
Witt, William, wine cooper, 62 Mark Lane, & 9 Collingwood St, Shoreditch

1855 PO/Kelly London
Witt, George, printer, 7 Earls Ct, Little Newport St
Witt, John, chandlerís shop, 37 Tuilerie St, Hackney Rd
Witt, Thomas, coffeehouse, 3 Lamb's Conduit Passage
Witt, William, wine cooper, 62 Mark Lane, & 9 Collingwood St, Shoreditch

1858 PO/Kelly London
Witt, Charles, surgeon, 30 Spring Gdns
Witt, George, printer, 7 Earls Ct, Little Newport St
Witt, George, tailor, 3 Old Bethnal Green Rd
Witt, Henry, F.C.S, analytical chemist, 53 Paultons Sq, Chelsea, & Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn St
Witt, John, tobacconist, 48 Bridport Place, Hoxton
Witt, John, chandlerís shop, 37 Tuilerie St, Hackney Rd
Witt, John, fruiterer, 17 Up. Berkeley St, Connaught Sq
Witt, Robt, boot front blocker, 5 Ernest St, Grange Rd, Bermondsey
Witt, Thomas, coffeehouse, 3 Lamb's Conduit Passage
Witt, William, wine cooper, 62 Mark Lane, & 9 Collingwood St, Shoreditch

1859 PO/Kelly London
Witt, Charles, surgeon, 30 Spring Gdns
Witt, George, printer, 7 Earls Ct, Little Newport St
Witt, George, tailor, 3 Old Bethnal Green Rd
Witt, John, tobacconist, 48 Bridport Place, Hoxton
Witt, John, fruiterer, 17 Up. Berkeley St, Connaught Sq
Witt, Robt, boot front blocker, 5 Ernest St, Grange Rd, Bermondsey
Witt, Thomas, coffeehouse, 3 Lamb's Conduit Passage
Witt, William, wine cooper, 62 Mark Lane, & 9 Collingwood St, Shoreditch
Witt & Kaye, hosiers, 55 Tottenham Ct Rd

1860 PO/Kelly London
Witt, Charles, surgeon, 30 Spring Gdns
Witt, George, printer, 7 Earls Ct, Little Newport St
Witt, George, tailor, 3 Old Bethnal Green Rd
Witt, John, tobacconist, 48 Bridport Place, Hoxton
Witt, John, fruiterer, 17 Up. Berkeley St, Connaught Sq
Witt, Robt, boot front blocker, 5 Ernest St, Grange Rd, Bermondsey
Witt, Thomas, coffeehouse, 3 Lamb's Conduit Passage
Witt, William, wine cooper, 62 Mark Lane, & 9 Collingwood St, Shoreditch

1862 PO/Kelly London
Witt, Chas, M.D.physician, 30 Spring Gdns, Charing cross, SW
Witt, George, printer, 7 Earls Ct, Little Newport St, WC
Witt, John, tobacconist, 88 Hackney Road, NE
Witt, John, fruiterer, 28 Up. Berkeley St, Connaught Sq, W
Witt, Robert, White Bear PH, Long Walk, Bermondsey, SE
Witt, Thos, coffee rooms, 3 Lamb's Conduit Passage, Red Lion Sq, WC
Witt, Wm, chandlerís shop, 22 Batemanís Row, Shoreditch, EC
Witt, William, wine cooper, 62 Mark Lane, EC

1865 PO/Kelly London
Witt, Chas, M.D.physician, 30 Spring Gdns, Charing cross, SW
Witt, Charles Horatio, rate collector, 18 Castle Road, NW
Witt, George, printer, 7 Earls Ct, Little Newport St, WC
Witt, Geo. Benj. & Co, printers, 91 Bartholomew Close, EC
Witt, John George, barrister, 3 Kingís Bench Walk, EC
Witt, John, tobacconist, 317 Hackney Road, NE
Witt, John, fruiterer, 28 Up. Berkeley St, Connaught Sq, W
Witt, Robert, beer retailer, 82 Bermondsey New Road, SE
Witt, Thos, coffee rooms, 3 Lamb's Conduit Passage, Red Lion Sq, WC
Witt, William, beer retailer, 86 Bermondsey New Road, SE
Witt, William, wine cooper, 62 Mark Lane & 9 Collingwood St, Shoreditch, EC

1871 PO/Kelly London
Witt, David & Co, veneer merchants & importers of foreign goods, 1A Upper Rathbone Place, Oxford St, W
Witt, (G. A.) & Co, merchants, 45 Lime Street, EC
Witt & Williams Brewery Limited (Thomas Sutherland sec.) 8 Old Jewry, EC
Witt, Henry Herbert & Co, printers, 91 Bartholomew Close, EC
Witt, Charles, physician, 11 Spring Gdns, Charing cross, SW
Witt, Charles Horatio, rate collector, 85 Euston Road, NW
Witt, Frederick, fish salesman, see Mills G. J. jun. & Co*
Witt, George, printer, 7 Earls Ct, Leicester Sq, WC
Witt, Geo. Pawsey, wire weaver, see Corcoran (Bryan) Witt & Co
Witt, John, fruiterer, 28 Up. Berkeley St W, Connaught Sq, W
Witt, John, tobacconist, 317 Hackney Road, NE
Witt, John Geo, barrister, 11 Kingís Bench Walk, Temple, EC
Witt, Tansley, accountant, see Kain, Sparrow, Witt & Co
Witt, William, wine cooper, 62 Mark Lane & 9 Collingwood St, Shoreditch, EC

*Mills, George Jonathan & Co, fish salesman, 121 (& 7?) Lower Thames St, EC
 

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