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Date
Page
Surname
Forenames
Household /
Address or Place
Relationship
Age or Dates
Occupation 
 
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1
1671
EAST 1.
ADAMS
Johes [John]
house of 1 hearth in 1671
17thcentury
2
1662
EAST 2.
ADAMS
Maria
house of 2 hearths in 1662
vid [widow]17thcentury
3
1639
EAST 3.
ALLEN
John

Born 1639
17thcentury
4
1610
EAST 4.
ALLEN
Stephen

labourer17thcentury
5
1662
EAST 5.
AINGER
Elizabeth
certain freehold messuage'; 'certain copiehold tenement'
widow17thcentury
6
1661
EAST 6.
ANGIER[ANGER]
William
freehold messuage & tenement 'Razell[?] House [Rewsalls??]
yeoman17thcentury
7
1656
EAST 7.
ASPINALL
Thomas

m[agister] Rector East Mersea church17thcentury
8
1667
EAST 8.
BALLARD
John

husbandman17thcentury
9
1639
EAST 9.
BAXTER
Jonathan

Born 1639
17thcentury
10
1662
EAST 10.
BARR...
house of 1 hearth in 1662
vid [widow]17thcentury
11
1639
EAST 11.
BEAWALL
John

Born 1639
17thcentury
12
1665
EAST 12.
BEAZLEY [BIZLLE]
Benjamin

husbandman17thcentury
13
1662
EAST 13.
BEESLY
Benjamin
house of 5 hearths in 1662
gen[tleman]17thcentury
14
1656
EAST 14.
BELLAMY
Edward
Manor of East Mersea Hall; 3 messuages and land [in 1656]
citizen & fishmonger of London17thcentury
15
1662
EAST 15.
BELLAMY
Rob_tus [Robert]
6 hearths in 1662; Manor of East Mersea Hall; 3 messuages and land [in 1662]
citizen & fishmonger of London17thcentury
16
1671
EAST 16.
BETTS
Johes [John]
house of 3 hearths in 1671
17thcentury
17
1625
EAST 17.
BLOWERS
Peter

tailor17thcentury
18
1671
EAST 18.
BRA[?]CK
house of 1 hearth in 1671
vid [widow]17thcentury
19
1636
EAST 19.
BREWSTER
Nicholas

milllwright17thcentury
20
1666
EAST 20.
BULBROOK[E]
Greg_s / Gregory
house of 3 hearths in 1671
17thcentury
21
1662
EAST 21.
BURRELL
Johes [John]
house of 5 hearths in 1662 and 1671; copyhold lands & tenements called Monkens[?] & Stevens Plekett[?]; freehold - Finches, [?] & Browns
gentleman17thcentury
22
1651
EAST 22.
BURRELL
William

Captain, Governor of Mersea Island17thcentury
23
1614
EAST 23.
BURTON
Thomas

17thcentury
24
1662
EAST 24.
CALLFE / CARFE
Abramus / Abraham
house of 2 hearths in 1662
husbandman17thcentury
25
1629
EAST 25.
CARTER
John

Born 1629
17thcentury
26
1662
EAST 26.
CHURCH
Gregorius [Gregory]
5 hearths in 1662; 2 hearths in 1671
17thcentury
27
1669
EAST 27.
CLARK
William

husbandman17thcentury
28
1671
EAST 28.
CLARK
house of 1 hearth in 1671
vid [widow]17thcentury
29
1606
EAST 29.
CLARKE
Robert [1]

17thcentury
30
1619
EAST 30.
CLARKE
Robert [2]

husbandman17thcentury
31
1653
EAST 31.
CLEAVE
John
East Mersea Manor & 3 messuages [with Tho. Robinson in 1653]
17thcentury
32
1639
EAST 32.
CLOVER
Margaret

Born 1639
widow17thcentury
33
1629
EAST 33.
COLLIN
Thomas

Born 1629
17thcentury
34
1625
EAST 34.
COMBERS
Ann

widow17thcentury
35
1688
EAST 35.
COMBERS
Mary

single woman17thcentury
36
1608
EAST 36.
CONVERSE
Edward

yeoman17thcentury
37
1611
EAST 37.
COOKE
John

seafaring man17thcentury
38
1622
EAST 38.
COOKE
Rose

widow17thcentury
39
1616
EAST 39.
COOLE
William

seafaring man17thcentury
40
1629
EAST 40.
CORDWELL
Ralph

Born 1629
17thcentury
41
1671
EAST 41.
COWELL
Edw_s [Edward]
house of 2 hearths in 1671
17thcentury
42
1671
EAST 42.
COWELL
Johes [John]
house of 1 hearth in 1671
17thcentury
43
1671
EAST 43.
CRABB
Johes [John]
house of 2 hearths in 1671
Mr (Senior)17thcentury
44
1671
EAST 44.
CRABB
Johes [John]
house of 1 hearth in 1671
(Junior)17thcentury
45
1624
EAST 45.
CRABB
William

oatmeal maker17thcentury
46
1675
EAST 46.
CREFFIELD
Ralph
East Mersea manor purchased 1675 from Richard Bellamy etc
woollen draper of Colchester17thcentury
47
1625
EAST 47.
DEATH
Robert

17thcentury
48
1639
EAST 48.
DEATH
Samuel

17thcentury
49
1671
EAST 49.
DIXON
Abr[aham]
house of 1 hearth in 1671
17thcentury
50
1666
EAST 50.
DOWSEING
Everat'

wheelwright17thcentury
51
1615
EAST 51.
EDWARDS
Israel
Kynots [Rynotts]
clerk, Rector of EM17thcentury
52
1624
EAST 52.
ELLIS
Antony

husbandman17thcentury
53
1662
EAST 53.
EWERS
Will_us [William]
house of 1 hearth in 1662
17thcentury
54
1629
EAST 54.
FARMER
Arthur [?]

Born 1629
17thcentury
55
1629
EAST 55.
FEREER / FERRIER
Richard

Born 1629, 1639
17thcentury
56
1628
EAST 56.
FEREER
Thomas

17thcentury
57
1617
EAST 57.
FERREUR
Thomas

seafaring man17thcentury
58
1662
EAST 58.
FLEETWOOD
Jacob[us] James
house of 4 hearths in 1662 and 1671
gentleman17thcentury
59
1608
EAST 59.
FLINGATE
George

17thcentury
60
1639
EAST 60.
FLINGANT [FLINGATE?]
George

senior17thcentury
61
1640
EAST 61.
FLINGA[N]T
Mary
Lands & tenements Colchester and Layer de la Haye
widow17thcentury
62
1629
EAST 62.
FLINGATE
Thomas

Born 1629
churchwarden 1629-3017thcentury
63
1631
EAST 63.
FLINGER
George

Junior17thcentury
64
1662
EAST 64.
FOKES
Thomas
house of 2 hearths in 1662
17thcentury
65
1671
EAST 65.
FOLK
Thomas
house of 5 hearths in 1671
17thcentury
66
1634
EAST 66.
FORD
Ann

widow17thcentury
67
1631
EAST 67.
FREAKE
Sarah

17thcentury
68
1623
EAST 68.
FREAKE
Thomas

yeoman17thcentury
69
1628
EAST 69.
FREEMAN
Thomas

17thcentury
70
1606
EAST 70.
FRENCHE
William

yeoman17thcentury
71
1662
EAST 71.
GARDNER
Rob_tus [Robert]
house of 1 hearth in 1662 [widow Gardner 1 hearth in 1671]
17thcentury
72
1629
EAST 72.
GENTRIE
Robert

Born 1629
carpenter17thcentury
73
1671
EAST 73.
GLASCOCK
Allex.
house of 2 hearths in 1671
17thcentury
74
1639
EAST 74.
GOODDAY
John

Born 1639
churchwarden 163917thcentury
75
1629
EAST 75.
GOODWIN
John

Born 1629
widower17thcentury
76
1615
EAST 76.
GYBB
Katherine

widow17thcentury
77
1627
EAST 77.
HALL
Thomas
Manor of Rewsalls 1627
17thcentury
78
1639
EAST 78.
HALL
Johes [John]
house of 3 hearths in 1662
Born 1639
17thcentury
79
1653
EAST 79.
HANDFORD
John
East Mersea Manor [?] 1653
esquire [of Mitcham, Surrey]17thcentury
80
1629
EAST 80.
HARR [?]
William

Born 1629
fisherfolk [?]17thcentury
81
1662
EAST 81.
HARRINGTON
John
house of 1 hearth in 1662; house of 2 hearths in 1671
17thcentury
82
1625
EAST 82.
HARRIS
Thomas [1]

the younger'17thcentury
83
1625
EAST 83.
HARRIS [HARRYS]
Thomas [2]

senior'; churchwarden 1629-3017thcentury
84
1645
EAST 84.
HARRIS
William

gent[leman]17thcentury
85
1662
EAST 85.
HARVEY
Jeremia[h]
house of 1 hearth in 1662, 2 hearths in 1671
17thcentury
86
1610
EAST 86.
HARVEY
John [1]

senior', sailor of EM17thcentury
87
1639
EAST 87.
HARVEY
John [3]

Born 1639
husbandman17thcentury
88
1662
EAST 88.
HARVEY
Josephus [Johes]
house of 5 hearths in 1662 and 1671
17thcentury
89
1629
EAST 89.
HARVIE[?]
Prica [?]

Born 1629
widow17thcentury
90
1662
EAST 90.
HARVEY [HARVIE]
Ric_us [Richard] [1]
house of 1 hearth in 1662 & 1671
Born 1639
senior'17thcentury
91
1639
EAST 91.
HARVEY
Richard [2]
house of 1 hearth in 1662; house of 2 hearths in 1671
junior'17thcentury
92
1630
EAST 92.
HARVEY
Thomas

labourer17thcentury
93
1671
EAST 93.
HARVEY
house of 5 hearths in 1671
vid [widow]17thcentury
94
1630
EAST 94.
HAWKINS
Robert

17thcentury
95
1671
EAST 95.
HAYNES
Johes [John]
house of 3 hearths in 1671
17thcentury
96
1621
EAST 96.
HECKFORD
Thomas

single man17thcentury
97
1610
EAST 97.
HILLS
Peter

17thcentury
98
1633
EAST 98.
HILLS
Robert

17thcentury
99
1662
EAST 99.
HINSON
Johes [John]
house of 3 hearths in 1662
17thcentury
100
1671
EAST 100.
HOBDAY
Ricus [Richard]
house of 2 hearths in 1671
17thcentury

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