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    History of Suffolk - Marlesford 1865

    Post Office Directory of 1865.

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    MARLESFORD is a parish and village, in Plomesgate union, Woodbridge county court district, Loes hundred and rural deanery, archdeaconry of Suffolk, and diocese of Norwich, East Suffolk, on the river Ore, 5 miles south-west from Saxmundham, and 2 north-east from Wickham Market. The church of St. Andrew, which stands about a quarter of a mile on the north-west side of the village, is a low Saxon building, consisting of nave and aisle, and has a monument to the memory of the Alston family, bearing date 1641, and another to the memory of Lemuel Shuldham, son of William Shuldham, Esq., of Marlesford, late cornet of the Scots Greys, who fell at Waterloo on the 18th June, 1815: the tower is built of flint, supported by strong buttresses, and contains 4 bells. The living is a rectory, commuted tithe rent-charge 380 per annum, with 30 acres of glebe, and a Rectory-house in the vicinity of the church, in the gift of A. Arcedeckne, Esq., of Glevering Hall, and held by the Rev. George Henry Porter, M.A. The chief landowners are Miss Shuldham, who resides at the Hall, Lieut.-Col. Frederic William Schreiber, who holds the manor, the Earl of Guilford, A. Arcedeckne, Esq., and a few smaller owners. The only charities are that of 6 per annum from Sir Walter Devereux for the poor, payable out of an estate belonging to the Shuldham family; the interest of 180 per annum left by Thomas Kersey for the poor also; and 1s. weekly, from the late John Smith, for giving 12 small loaves away at the church on Sundays. Here are ozier beds and sandpits. The Framlingham branch of the East Suffolk Railway passes through the parish. The population in 1861 was 412, and the area 1,277 acres, of which 10 acres are unenclosed common.
    Parish Clerk, Jacob Rouse.
    Letters from Wickham Market by foot post delivered at 7 a.m.; dispatched at 7.20 p.m. The nearest money order office is at Wickham Market
    Railway Station, Robert Saunders, station master
    Cottingham Mrs
    Porter Rev.Georg Henry, M.A.Rectory
    Shuldham Miss, Marlesford hall

    COMMERCIAL.
    Beedon Thomas, carpenter
    Bloss Robert, shopkeeper & broker
    Boon Henry, farmer
    Buxton Robert, farmer
    Chambers William, farmer
    Chandler Edwjp, corn, coal, & seed merchant
    Clarke Henry, gardener
    Cornish Titus, wheelwright
    Cracknell Henry, farmer
    Harvey Edward, farmer
    Martin James, thatcher
    Minter Henry, Bell
    Pawsey Isaac, blacksmith
    Smith John, beer retailer
    Solomon John White, shoe shopkeeper
    Stannard Benjamin, miller
    Stannard James, farmer
    Stocking John, carpenter & farmer
    Walker George, farmer
    Welton Robert, farmer
    Wilkinson Elizabeth (Mrs.), farmer
    Wilkinson George, farmer




    And Last updated on: Thursday, 08-Feb-2018 10:15:51 GMT