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Feering

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"FEERING, a parish in the Witham division of the hundred of LEXDEN, county of ESSEX, 1½ mile (N. N. E.) from Kelvedon, containing 615 inhabitants. The living is a discharged vicarage, in the archdeaconry of Colchester, and diocese of London, rated in the king's books at £11, and in the patronage of the Bishop of London. The church is dedicated to All Saints. The parish is separated from Kelvedon by the river Pont, or Blackwater, over which there is a light and elegant bridge." [From Samuel Lewis A Topographical Dictionary of England (1831) - copyright Mel Lockie 2016]
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Census

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Church History

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Historical Geography

  • Feering was a member of the Lexden Hundred

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Poor Houses, Poor Law, etc.

  • Feering was a member of the Braintree Poor Law Union