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From: "Tom Beckham" <>
Subject: Re: Chelmsford Union Workhouse & WILLIAM BECKHAM
Date: Tue, 16 Apr 2002 19:39:51 +0100
References: <OE99sVxONvzyJxArGvn00023668@hotmail.com> <007f01c1e4a5$d5ae6f00$e3067ad5@nwl1b> <dzBtnCBH58u8EwYQ@cumorah.demon.co.uk>


Hi Ingrid,
Although I usually resist comments on the famous member of the Beckham
tree, I must add for accuracy to your email the fact that all the family
originated from Norfolk abeit a while back!

Tom Beckham
Email:
Web Site: http://www.beckhams.org

----- Original Message -----
From: "Ingrid Billings" <>
To: <>
Sent: 16 April 2002 08:09
Subject: Re: Chelmsford Union Workhouse & WILLIAM BECKHAM


| 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
| >Email:
| >Web Site: http://www.beckhams.org
| >
| >
| >
|
| --
|
| 'Prepare Thyself and the Opportunity Will
Come'
|


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