East New Market

Commercial Directories

Dorchester County Commercial Directory

1880 East New Market

“Is on Dorchester & Delaware RR, 12 miles from Cambridge. Situation pleasant, 
surrounded by a rich farming section, in which the cultivation of small fruits
is carried quite successfully. Land well cleared; sells from $10 to $80 per 
acre; yields large crops of wheat, corn, oats, hay, potatoes, & vegetables. 
M.E.Church   Rev. J.E.Kidney; 
P.E. Church  Rev. J.H. Chesley, Rector. 
Choptank Lodge 138, A.F.& A.M.; 
Centennial 94, Kof P.
Two public schools, population 350   

James E.Willoughby, postmaster”

Businesses/ Professionals:         Farmers with ENM postal addresses: 
Abdell, ___Justice of the Peace    Atkinson, FT
Andrew, JW, general mdse.          Bowen, AL
Andrew, T. &Son…genl mdse          Cook, James 
Bramble, JK…genl mdse              Dean, James A
Briley, WH…genl mdse               Dean, J. William
Chilcutt & Stevens…carpenters      Fletcher, JW
Collins, SE…constable              Hicks, Joseph S. 
Dean & Helsby…genl mdse            Hurst, William
Fletcher, KB…miller                Johnson, ES
Fletcher, MS…genl mdse             Loomis, FE
Houston, Dr. Henry W…druggist      McAlister, James A.
Jacobs,, Dr. JT...physician        Newton, Francis A.
Jones, Dr. George P…physician      Ryan, John H
Merrick, MW..clerk                 Webster, John
Millard & Co…packers               Webster, Samuel L.
Mowbray, TA..Justice               Wright, JH
Reed, Charles..wheelwright         Vickers, Willaim T.
Reed, EW….wheelwright
Sherman, BF…constable              
Smith, Thomas K…miller             
Willoughby, William..undertaker.   

[Note: Secretary farmers were not listed separately in 1880 directory, but were in 1882 listings. Also, any 1880 Secretary businesses were likely given as ENM at this time.]