Descendants of Thomas Heard

1706 -1776 of Broxted Essex

Thomas Heard married in Good Easter, his wife was from Gt. Canfield, and died in Broxted. His son Thomas Heard was the Wheelwright in Henham, he also owned land in nearby Takeley and Broxted.

His grandson Charles Heard, my ancestor, was the Wheelwright in Mole Hill Green. After Charles died in 1836 his widow Mary and then his son William continued as Wheelwright.
Charles' grandson, George, my gt grandfather, worked on the railways in Cambridgeshire and Essex.

Another of Thomas' grandsons, Daniel Heard was a farmer in Wimbish and his youngest grandson, Joseph Bacon Heard continued as the Wheelwright in Henham. After Joseph's death in 1840 his nephew Thomas became the Henham wheelwright passing the business to his son Walter, another son Frank became the Wheelwright and Postmaster in Girton Cambs.

This site includes the researches of Pat Salmon, Annemarie Shuttle and Jenny Chambers

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