History of Aveley

Photo of Belhus House, ref. A110021
Belhus House, Aveley c.1955
Reproduced courtesy of Francis Frith.

History of Aveley >> Aveley Court Cases

Aveley 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) 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) John Aylett and James Saunders
  • (v) Robert Skilton
  • Burglary
  • Aveley
  • Essex Assizes
  • Ipswich Journal 31 July 1830
  • Case
  • (d) John Dale alias Perrin 35 labourer, William Cross 66 brickmaker
  • Uttering counterfeit coin
  • Aveley
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1860 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) William Chamberlain 48 labourer
  • (v) Samuel Forevay
  • Wounding
  • Aveley
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1865 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Charles Gregory 23 labourer
  • (v) Emma Judd
  • Attempted rape
  • Aveley
  • 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 Freeman 30 bricklayer's labourer
  • (v) Churchwardens of Aveley
  • Theft
  • Aveley
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1872 Q/SMc 10, page 84 Essex Record Office

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

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Aveley - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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