History of Bocking

Bocking, Cane's Mill 1902, Essex.  (Neg. 46251)  © Copyright The Francis Frith Collection 2005. http://www.francisfrith.com
Bocking, Cane's Mill 1902
Reproduced courtesy of The Francis Frith Collection.

History of Bocking >> Bocking Court Cases

Bocking 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) George Curtis 33 labourer
  • (v) John Harding
  • Theft
  • Bocking
  • Essex Quarter Sessions
  • Ipswich Journal 5 April 1888
  • Case
  • (d) Daniel Linzell and Elizabeth Cornell
  • (v) John Joyce and John Holmes
  • Arson
  • Bocking
  • Essex Assizes
  • Ipswich Journal 13 July 1844
  • Case
  • (d) Joseph William Wright 26
  • (v) Elizabeth Wright
  • Assault
  • Bocking
  • Essex Assizes
  • Ipswich Journal 22 July 1843
  • Case
  • (d) George Frederick Richardson 23 mat maker
  • (v) Florence Mott 15
  • Abduction
  • Bocking
  • Braintree Petty Sessions
  • Reynolds Newspaper 24 July 1892
  • Case
  • (d) Edward Isborne 12 labourer and George Ellingford 14 gravel carter
  • (v) Richard Kemp
  • Burglary
  • Bocking
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1860 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) George Green 50 gardener and Peter Green 16 labourer
  • (v) John Overett
  • Theft
  • Bocking
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1860 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Ezra Spurge 16 labourer
  • (v) Benjamin Owen Barnard
  • Theft
  • Bocking
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1860 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) John Amos, James Amos
  • (v) John Overett
  • Theft
  • Bocking
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1861 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) William Sach alias Seach alias Setch 25 labourer
  • (v) Oliver Gosling
  • Theft
  • Bocking
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1861 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) James Bryan 60 sailor
  • (v) Theophilus Evans
  • Theft
  • Bocking
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1861 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Shadrack Hawkes
  • (v) William Rayner
  • Theft
  • Bocking
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1862 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Alfred Rogers 18 labourer
  • (v) Frederick Hayward, John Hayward, Charles Richardson, Frances Emma Honywood
  • Theft
  • Stisted, Bocking and Marks Hall
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1862 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) George Coates 28 shoemaker, Arthur Andrews 28 shoemaker
  • (v) Henry Holmes and William Thompson
  • Theft and receiving
  • Bocking
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1863 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) William Naylor 18 labourer
  • (v) William Smith and John Barber
  • Theft
  • Bocking and West Bergholt
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1863 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) William Morgan alias Hust 15 drover
  • (v) Samuel Smith
  • Theft
  • Bocking
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1863 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Joseph Rankin 39 labourer
  • (v) William Thompson
  • Theft
  • Bocking
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1863 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Samuel Cocksedge 24 cooper
  • (v) William Dixon
  • Theft
  • Bocking
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1863 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office

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