History of Braintree

St Michael's Church, Braintree, 1900, Essex.  (Neg. 46244)  © Copyright The Francis Frith Collection 2005. http://www.francisfrith.com
St Michael's Church, Braintree, 1900
Reproduced courtesy of The Francis Frith Collection.

History of Braintree >> Braintree Court Cases

Braintree 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) Alfred Wood 25 labourer
  • (v) George Fuller
  • Wounding
  • Braintree
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1874 Q/SMc 10, page 127 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) George Baker 49 bricklayer
  • (v) Henry Smith
  • Wounding
  • Braintree
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1875 Q/SMc 10, page 150 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Joseph Williams farm labourer
  • (v) Henry Calver
  • Theft
  • Braintree
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1875 Q/SMc 10, page 150 Essex Record Office

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