History of Eastwood

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Eastwood 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 Green 19 labourer
  • (v) Susan Clark
  • Attempted rape
  • Eastwood
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1862 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) John Murrell
  • (v) Mary Ann Deal
  • Indecent assault
  • Eastwood
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1864 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) John Martin 36 farm labourer
  • (v) Daniel Cockerton
  • Theft
  • Eastwood
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1869 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) George Parish 24 hurdle maker, John Webb alias John William Webb 25 labourer
  • (v) Thomas Wollings, Joseph Bentall, Edric Foaker
  • Theft
  • Hadleigh, Eastwood
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1871 Q/SMc 10, page 32 Essex Record Office

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Eastwood - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

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Eastwood - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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