History of Ardleigh

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Ardleigh Court Cases

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For a full explanation of these court cases and how to further research them, please look at our Essex Court Cases page.

The information is supplied in the following format:

  • (d) defendant's name, age and occupation (when given)
  • (v) victim's name, age and occupation (when given)
  • (w) witness names, age and occupation (when given)
  • Offence
  • Place offence committed and places mentioned where the (d), (v) or (w) lived. Some of the defendants may have been from neighbouring parishes not mentioned by name, or itinerant wanderers.
  • The court hearing the case.
  • The source newspaper or archive reference.

  • Case
  • (d) Edward Bacon 28 sawyer, Henry Goody 41 labourer, James Herbert 20 labourer
  • (v) John Bromley
  • Theft
  • Ardleigh
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1861 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) George Marchent 29 labourer, Henry Bacon 29 labourer
  • (v) Robert Petney
  • Assault
  • Ardleigh
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1862 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Amos Walker 29 labourer
  • (v) Herbert Temperley Hicks
  • Arson
  • Ardleigh
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1866 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) John Pentney alias John Everitt 22 labourer
  • (v) Edward Abbott
  • Theft
  • Ardleigh
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1867 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) John Everitt alias Pentney 22 labourer, John Gladden 24 chimney sweep
  • (v) Ann Nevard
  • Burglary
  • Ardleigh
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1868 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) William Howard 19 farm labourer, John Smith 18 farm labourer
  • (v) Joseph Smith
  • Burglary
  • Ardleigh
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1869 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) John Ramsey, George Rookard
  • (v) Joel Dorlin
  • Theft
  • Ardleigh
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1869 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Henry Bacon 33 bricklayer's labourer, Henry Young 20 bricklayer's labourer, Robert Long 19 farm labourer
  • (v) Thomas Moy
  • Theft
  • Ardleigh
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1870 Q/SMc 10, page 11 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Abraham Waller 40 labourer
  • (v) Herbert Temperley Hicks, George Green Fenn
  • Theft
  • Ardleigh
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1870 Q/SMc 10, page 11 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Maurice Brown 34 groom and Alfred Smith alias Goodey alias A. Harber soldier R.A.
  • (v) John Downes, John Bromley, a constable
  • Theft and assault
  • Ardleigh
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1872 Q/SMc 10, page 72 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) George Payne 28 miller
  • (v) Thomas Robinson
  • Burglary
  • Ardleigh
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1872 Q/SMc 10, page 75 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Henry Ware 17 groom
  • (v) Henry Waller
  • False pretences
  • Ardleigh
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1872 Q/SMc 10, page 85 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Enoch Reddall 57 clerk in Holy Orders
  • (v) George Eldred police constable
  • Grievous Bodily Harm
  • Ardleigh
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1873 Q/SMc 10, page 99 Essex Record Office

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