History of Shenfield

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Tabors Corner, Shenfield, c.1950
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History of Shenfield >> Poll of Voters 1826

Shenfield voters 1826 - Borough of Maldon

The Borough of Maldon's poll of voters for 1826 lists the name and occupation of Shenfield residents who were entitled to vote in the general election of 1826 in the Borough of Maldon.

For more background information see The story behind the Poll of Voters for 1826.

John Bourne, gardener
John Bridge, labourer
James Brown, ostler
Benjamin Joslin, stone mason
John Rolfe, land surveyor
James Trew, carpenter
Edward Wheal, labourer

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Shenfield - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

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Shenfield - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805 (map damaged)

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