A record of history & heritage: buildings, people & landscape in this corner of Essex.
Friday, 7 September 2012
Meet the Maryons
John Maryon (1897 - 1975)
John Maryon (grandfather) of Snailshall Farm, Billericay
John Maryon (great grandfather) “Portrait
of John Maryon. Born 1845 at White Horse
Paslow Wood Common and died – 1917 a mile away.
Father of at least 15 offspring and gained a living by thatching, sheep
shearing, rat catching, horse clipping and poaching.”