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From: Ingrid Billings <>
Subject: Re: Chelmsford Union Workhouse & WILLIAM BECKHAM
Date: Tue, 16 Apr 2002 08:09:59 +0100
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Try the papers!!! <very big grin> Sorry couldn't resist. He's apparently
an Essex lad.

Ingrid Billings
nee Emberson

In message <007f01c1e4a5$d5ae6f00$>, Tom Beckham
<> writes
>Hello List,
>I have found one of the BECKHAM family, William listed as Master of
>Union Workhouse in Chelmsford in the 1851 directory of Essex received
>from Archive Books on CD.
>I have looked at the 1851 census without success as another person is
>listed as Master, so I am assuming he was in residence before the
>census? Does anyone have any earlier records or knowledge of the
>Workhouse, or know where they can be found?
>Any data on the BECKHAM family would also be gratefully received for my
>One Name Study of the family..........
>Tom Beckham
>Web Site:


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