The Almshouses, Thaxted, 1906Reproduced courtesy of The Francis Frith Collection.
History of Thaxted >> Poll of Voters 1847
These are the residents and non-resident landowners of Thaxted who voted in the 1847 general election. Source: Essex Standard 20 August 1847.
William Barnard, jun.
Daniel H. Chaffer
John Harley Drew
Rev. Thomas Jee
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