History of Great Braxted

Great Braxted © Copyright The Francis Frith Collection 2005. http://www.francisfrith.com
The River, Great Braxted, c.1965
Reproduced courtesy of The Francis Frith Collection.

History of Great Braxted >> Poll of Voters 1847

Great Braxted voters - 1847 General Election

These are the residents and non-resident landowners of Great Braxted who voted in the 1847 general election. Source: Essex Standard 20 August 1847.

William Brown
John Beards
Rev. H. Calthorpe
Charles Du Cane
John Davey
W. Appleby Fairhead
William Hammond
Abraham Johnson
Thomas Neville
Elias Turrant
William Wakeling

Back to History of Great Braxted

my ancestors logo

My Ancestors.

Are your ancestors from Great Braxted? Why not tell us their story: My Great Braxted Ancestors.

Find your Ancestors in the Newspapers

Essex Standard Newspaper

Newspaper archives are now a very important source of information for researching your family tree.

Find your ancestors in the newspapers.
Try our example search to discover if your ancestors are in the British Newspaper Archive.

Also look at other newspaper archives and learn how they can help you research your ancestors. >>more

Great Braxted - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

Great Braxted - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

This work is based on data provided through www.VisionofBritain.org.uk and uses historical material which is copyright of the Great Britain Historical GIS Project and the University of Portsmouth. Licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence BY-SA-4.0

Looking for pictures to add to your family tree album?


Ebay is a good source of old images of Essex towns and villages. If you're looking for pictures to add to your family tree album, then try one of the auctions, or there are several 'Buy It Now' shops offering postcards which have been touched up and improved - so if you're unsure about bidding, try these. Link already formatted for Essex Postcards. Browse through or type the name of the location in the Ebay search box.