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Theydon Garnon

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"THOYDON-GARNON, or COOPERSHALL, a parish in the hundred of ONGAR, county of ESSEX, 2½ miles (S. S. E.) from Epping, containing 709 inhabitants. The living is a rectory, in the archdeaconry of Essex, and diocese of London, rated in the king's books at £17. J. R. Abdy, Esq. was patron in 1812. The church is dedicated to All Saints. Lady Ann Sydney Fitzwilliam, in 1602, bequeathed a small rent-charge towards the foundation of an almshouse for four poor widows." [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

  • Theydon Garnon was a member of the Onger Hundred

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Maps

You can see maps centred on OS grid reference TQ469992 (Lat/Lon: 51.67237, 0.123), Theydon Garnon which are provided by:

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Poor Houses, Poor Law

  • Theydon Garnon was a member of the Epping Poor Law Union