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Markshall

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"MARKSHALL, a parish in the Witham division of the hundred of LEXDEN, county of ESSEX, 2 miles (N. W.) from Great Coggeshall, containing 59 inhabitants. The living is a rectory, in the archdeaconry of Colchester, and diocese of London, rated in the king's books at £14. F. Honeywood, Esq. was patron in 1800. The church is dedicated to St. Margaret." [From Samuel Lewis A Topographical Dictionary of England (1831) - copyright Mel Lockie 2016]
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Census

  • Census returns are available from the usual sources for 1841-1911, which includes most copies held at the ERO, Wharf Rd, Chelmsford. More information on other ways to view these census returns on the Essex
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Church History

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Gazetteers

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Historical Geography

  • Markshall was a member of the Lexden Hundred

You can see the administrative areas in which Markshall has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.

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Maps

You can see maps centred on OS grid reference TL841254 (Lat/Lon: 51.896732, 0.674291), Markshall which are provided by:

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Poor Houses, Poor Law

  • Markshall was a member of the Braintree Poor Law Union