History of Brentwood

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Brentwood 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) James Smee 24 labourer
  • (v) William Stephen Dawell
  • Theft
  • Brentwood
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1874 Q/SMc 10, page 121 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) William Stock alias Frederick William Pegrum 30 wood turner
  • (v) William Jarvis
  • Burglary
  • Brentwood
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1874 Q/SMc 10, page 123 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Mary Ann Smith 32 hawker, Henry Marshall 45 hawker
  • (v) George Ford
  • Theft
  • Brentwood
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1874 Q/SMc 10, page 123 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Joseph Skinner 28 costermonger
  • (v) William Mooring
  • Theft
  • Brentwood
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1874 Q/SMc 10, page 134 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) John Woodfield 35 soldier 96th Foot
  • (v) William Bennett
  • Burglary
  • Brentwood
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1874 Q/SMc 10, page 139 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) William Bromley 25 soldier 9th Foot
  • (v) Edward Mulley
  • Burglary
  • Brentwood
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1874 Q/SMc 10, page 139 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) John Woodfield 35 soldier 96th Foot, baker and painter
  • (v) The Parish Church
  • Burglary
  • Brentwood
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1875 Q/SMc 10, page 153 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) James Gann 42 coal porter, James Clark 36 carman
  • (v) Charles Alfred Fielder
  • Theft
  • Brentwood
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1875 Q/SMc 10, page 157 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) William Lincoln 46 farm labourer
  • (v) Emma Tyrell
  • Theft
  • Brentwood
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1875 Q/SMc 10, page 162 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Thomas Constable 40 farm labourer, William Whittaker 25 farm labourer
  • (v) Joseph Leviticus
  • Theft
  • Brentwood
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1875 Q/SMc 10, page 167 Essex Record Office

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