History of Clavering

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Clavering 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) Henry Lawrence
  • (v) William Bush
  • Assault
  • Clavering
  • Essex Assizes
  • Ipswich Journal 16 March 1850
  • Case
  • (d) Rebecca Law
  • (v) Samuel Law and Alfred Law
  • Murder
  • Clavering
  • Essex Assizes
  • Ipswich Journal 15 March 1862
    Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1862 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Thomas Newport 32 farmer
  • (v) Lydia Taylor
  • Soliciting abortion
  • Clavering
  • Essex Assizes
  • Ipswich Journal 17 July 1847
  • Case
  • (d) Frederick Warren 39 labourer and Jabez Law 22 labourer
  • (v) Decimus Prime and John Patten
  • Theft
  • Clavering
  • Essex Quarter Sessions
  • Ipswich Journal 5 January 1888
  • Case
  • (d) Sarah Chesham 41
  • (v) Richard Chesham
  • (w)
  • Poisoning
  • Clavering
  • Essex Assizes
  • Ipswich Journal 8 March 1851
  • Case
  • (d) James Ricketts 19, Oliver White 18, and Allen Bond
  • (v) Frances Glasscock shopkeeper
  • (w) John Mead and Hannah Skip
  • Burglary
  • Clavering
  • Essex Assizes
  • The Morning Chronicle 27 July 1832
  • Case
  • (d) Daniel Cakebread 13 labourer, Thomas Cakebread 13 labourer, William Newland 18 labourer
  • (v) Joseph Francis
  • Burglary
  • Clavering
  • 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 Taylor 49 labourer
  • (v) Stephen Rumball
  • Theft
  • Clavering
  • 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 Barker 28 labourer, James Westwood 21 shoemaker, Thomas Barker 30 beer house keeper, William Collin 25 wheelwright
  • (v) Henry Jones
  • Theft
  • Clavering
  • 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 Clayden 10 labourer, William Burgess 10 labourer
  • Arson
  • Clavering
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1863 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) David Barrett 43 labourer
  • (v) John Spencer
  • Theft
  • Clavering
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1863 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Thomas Barker 39 labourer
  • (v) William Pike
  • Theft
  • Clavering
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1867 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Tom Pigram 16 labourer
  • (v) William Challis
  • Burglary
  • Clavering
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1867 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Thomas Williams 22 labourer
  • (v) William Taylor
  • Theft
  • Clavering
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1867 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) John Judd 15 farm labourer, Thomas Cole 15 farm labourer
  • (v) Amelia King
  • Rape
  • Clavering
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1870 Q/SMc 10, page 21 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Alfred Corby 11 farm labourer
  • (v) Walter Hollingsworth
  • Grievous bodily harm
  • Clavering
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1871 Q/SMc 10, page 56 Essex Record Office

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