History of East Donyland (includes Rowhedge)

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St Lawrence's Church, East Donyland.
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History of East Donyland >> East Donyland Court Cases

East Donyland 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 Constable 15 sailor boy
  • (v) Charles Heath
  • Attempted theft
  • Easy Donyland
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1860 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Benjamin James 23 sailor
  • (v) Thomas Barnard
  • Grievous bodily harm
  • East Donyland
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1860 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Martha Ann Crickmore 19 tailoress, William Moore 21 soldier 54th Regt. of Foot
  • (v) Douglas Crickmore
  • Theft and receiving
  • East Donyland
  • 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 Harvey 20 soldier 56th Regt. of Foot
  • (v) Sophia Clark
  • Burglary
  • East Donyland
  • 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 Thomas Miller 19 shipwright
  • (v) George Levitt
  • Fraud
  • East Donyland
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1867 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) William Watson 21 sailor
  • (v) Tabor Cheek
  • Theft
  • East Donyland
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1869 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Amanda Dove
  • (v) George Wenlock
  • Forceable entry and expelling
  • East Donyland
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1871 Q/SMc 10, page 31 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) John White 31 soldier 2nd Batt. 10th and tailor
  • (v) William Sergeant
  • Theft
  • East Donyland
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1875 Q/SMc 10, page 147 Essex Record Office

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East Donyland - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

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East Donyland - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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