"TENDRING, a parish in the hundred of TENDRING, county of ESSEX, 6½ piles (S. S. E.) from Manningtree, containing 700 inhabitants. The living is a rectory, in the archdeaconry of Colchester, and diocese of London, rated in the king's books at £16, and in the patronage of the Master and Fellows of Balliol College, Oxford. The church is dedicated to St. Edmund. A school is supported by subscription." [From Samuel Lewis A Topographical Dictionary of England (1831) - copyright Mel Lockie 2016]
Andrew Clark ,“Essex and Balliol College”, Essex Review, January 1912, vol XXI, pp 9-15 includes biographical details of the Rectors of Tendring 1720-1908, Marks Tey 1722-1884, All Saints 1751-1851, St Leonards 1761-1870, and Holy Trinity 1766-1839.
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- Tendring was a member of the Tendring Hundred
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- Tendring was a member of the Tendring Poor Law Union