History of Witham
Chipping Hill, Witham, 1900
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History of Witham >> Poll of Voters 1847
Witham voters - 1847 General Election
These are the residents and non-resident landowners of Witham who voted in the 1847 general election. Source: Essex Standard 20 August 1847.
Edward W. Banks
John William Butler
Joseph Howell Blood
Rev. John Bramston
John Crump, jun.
John Cunnington, jun.
J. Alfred Hardcastle
William Wright Lenard
Chipping Hill, Witham
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Jacob H. Pattisson
Thomas H. Shoebridge
H. James Thomason
Henry I. White
Alfred John Wigan
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Witham - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
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