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History of Springfield >> Poll of Voters 1836

Springfield voters - 1836 South Essex Election

These are the residents and non-resident landowners of Springfield who voted in the 1836 South Essex Election. Candidates were George Palmer, a Conservative, and Champion Edward Branfill, a Whig-Radical. Source: Chelmsford Chronicle 17 and 24 June 1836, Essex Record Office.

Thomas Abrey
John Abrey
George Abrey
Daniel Abrey
Charles Blanks
Isaac Blyth
Benjamin Bryant
John Chandler
George Coates John Dawson
James Fenton
Henry D Francis
Henry Francis
Stacey Grace
Joseph Gray
James Green
James Harvey
Henry Hicks
John W Holgate
Timothy Holmsted
John Kiching
Paul Knight
James Lee
John Marriage
Thomas Marriage
Thomas Marshall
George Maclean
Charles G Parker
Thomas H Peacock
Arthur Pearson
William Pearson
Isaac Perry
John Pilley
John Portway
John Lee Raymont
J Seabrook
Henry Sewell
Thomas Stoneham jun.
James Taverner
Thomas Thorn
George Treadway
Abraham Wallis
Joeph H Willsher
John Wood

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