Tomkin family

Tomkin family See also a separate post on “the Retreat”, which housed the Tomkins’ Asylum. ERO is Essex Record Office THOMAS TOMKIN (the father) 1812-27, ERO Q/SBb 465/21, 469/22, 473/29, 477/19, 481/19, 485/9, 489/21 Reports of visitors to Mr Tomkinā€™s asylum at Witham. 1818, ERO D/DBw M40 Eleanor Bryckwood Royce of Woodham Mortimer, spinster, to … Continue reading “Tomkin family”

Tape 002. Mrs Dorothy Ireland (nee Goss), sides 3 and 4

Tape 2 Mrs Ireland was born in 1894, and was interviewed on 25 November 1976. when she lived at 12 Chalks Road, Witham. She also appears on tapes 1, 3, 7, 33, 86, 90 and 97. For more information about her, see the the notes in the people category headed Ireland, Mrs Dorothy (Dolly), nee … Continue reading “Tape 002. Mrs Dorothy Ireland (nee Goss), sides 3 and 4”