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Tolleshunt Knights

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"TOLLESHUNT (KNIGHTS'), a parish in the hundred of THURSTABLE, county of ESSEX, 7½ miles (N. E.) from Maldon, containing 376 inhabitants. The living is a rectory, in the archdeaconry of Colchester, and diocese of London, rated in the king's books at £16.13.4., and in the patronage of the Crown. The church is dedicated to All Saints. Near the manor-house of Barnewalden, in this parish, some Roman pavements were discovered a few years ago." [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

  • Tolleshunt Knights was a member of the Hundred

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Poor Houses, Poor Law

  • Tolleshunt Knights was a member of the Poor Law Union