History of Great Chesterford

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History of Great Chesterford >> Poll of Voters 1847

Great Chesterford voters - 1847 General Election

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

Rev. George Archdall
Thomas Barnard
James Burleigh
R.M.J. Cottingham
Anthony Danns
Edward Danns
William Danns
William Debnam
O.H. Edwards
Edward Fincham
Edmund Fisher
Henry Green
Nehemiah Kent
William Kent
Josiah Living
Thomas William Lyles
William Nunn
James Orbell
John Pilgrim
Thomas Pilgrim
Daniel Quinton
George Sherrin
Thomas Shildrick
William Turner
Robert Wakefield
Samuel Wakefield
Stephen Weedon
Charles Worledge

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

Great Chesterford - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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