History of Ashen

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Ashen Court Cases

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) defendants name, age and occupation (when given)
  • (v) victims 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) Stephen Hickford 30 farm labourer, Daniel Hale 42 farm labourer, Henry Plumb 20 labourer
  • (v) William Ewer
  • Theft
  • Ashen
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1871 Q/SMc 10, page 32 Essex Record Office

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Ashen - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

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Ashen - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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