for the Town of Loughton, EssexA miscellany of pictures and data arising out of research into the KIRBY's family trees (but not all linked to them). This is a work in progress so please treat the data with appropriate caution.
For related information see www.the-kirbys.org.uk
and Wills Index
Location and general
Lying to the NE of London and on the edge of Epping Forsest. Loughton became a fashionable area to live during the 19th C.
'Yadeno', in Staples RoadErnest HICKS took advantage of a government scheme to have the property built.
The HICKS familyIn the 19th C the HICKS family were well known
in the Loughton community, having in their midst a local postmaster, a
midwife and a coal merchant.
A selection of links to other
sites with information about this place
Any transcripts and images on this page are Copyright R I Kirby 2005
unless stated otherwise.