Maldon Union Officials

In the early 1800's Parishes were required to provide active support to the ill and destitute members of the village.

After running a small workhouses in villages the 32 parishes in Eastern Essex formed the Maldon Union to provide a workhouse at Market Hill Maldon to cater for all of their needs.

Below is reproduced the Officers of the workhouse at intervals from 1846 to 1869 taken from the annual returns to Government regarding the discharge of Poor Union duties.

Year

chairman

Vice-Ch

Clerk

Treasurer

Officer Maldon

Officer Dengie

Master

Inmates

1846

John Payne

Charles Hurrell

Wm Coddjnr-Maldon

Thomas Greenwood Gt Baddow

Francis Luffkin of Purleigh

Geo Grice of Asheldham

John Beal

350

1847

John payne

Charles hurrell

Wm Codd

Thomas Greenwood Gt Baddow

Francis Luffkin of Purleigh

Geo Grice of Asheldham

John Beal

350

1850

John Payne

Charles Hurrell

Wm Codd

Thomas Greenwood Gt Baddow

Francis Luffkin of Purleigh

Geo Grice of Asheldham

John Beal

350

1853

John Payne

H Perry

Wm Codd

Edmund Round

Francis Luffkin of Purleigh

Geo Grice of Asheldham

John Beal

373

1854

John Payne

H Perry

Wm Codd

Edmund Round

Francis Luffkin of Purleigh

Geo Grice of Asheldham

John Beal

373

1860

John Payne

Robert Seabrook

Wm Codd

William Tuffnell of Chelmsford

C Croxon of Purleigh

Geo Grice of Asheldham

John Beal

373

1863

Robert Seabrook

John Kemp

Wm Codd

William Tuffnell of Chelmsford

C Croxon of Purleigh

Geo Grice of Asheldham

Rufus Crouch

373

1864

Robert Seabrook

John Kemp

Wm Codd

William Tuffnell of Chelmsford

C Croxon of Purleigh

Geo Grice of Asheldham

Rufus Crouch

373

1865

Robert Seabrook

John Kemp

Wm Codd

William Tuffnell of Chelmsford

C Croxon of Purleigh

James Fisk of Southminster

Rufus Crouch

373

1866

Robert Seabrook

W Clarke

Wm Codd

William Tuffnell of Chelmsford

C Croxon of Purleigh

James Fisk of Southminster

Rufus Crouch

373

1868

Robert Seabrook

W Clarke

Wm Codd

William Tuffnell of Chelmsford

C Croxon of Purleigh

James Fisk of Southminster

C R Timperley

288

1869

Robert Seabrook

H T Eve

Wm Codd

William Tuffnell of Chelmsford

C Croxon of Purleigh

James Fisk of Southminster

C R Timperley

288

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