History of Great Baddow

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Great Baddow, c.1965
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Great Baddow 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) John Campion labourer, Charles Coote labourer and Joseph Saveall labourer
  • (v) Elizabeth Ashfield shop owner
  • (w) Sarah Moore, Joseph Ruffle publican, James Gilby ploughman, John Grave Brett farmer, George Tirmis constable, George Mayhew, and James Brown labourer
  • Burglary
  • West Hanningfield, Great Baddow and Galleywood Common
  • Chelmsford Petty Sessions
  • Morning Chronicle 4 November 1829
  • Case
  • (d) John Hills 21 labourer
  • (v) Sarah Leslie 40
  • (w) Thomas Ramsey
  • Rape
  • Great Baddow
  • Essex Assizes
  • The Hull Packet 7 August 1832
  • Case
  • (d) Samuel Newcomb and Charles Newcomb
  • (v) Mary Harris
  • Attempted Murder
  • Great Baddow
  • Essex Assizes
  • Morning Chronicle 10 August 1829
  • Case
  • (d) John Hall 50 carpenter and builder
  • (v) Alfred Barker and William Rayment
  • Theft
  • Danbury and Great Baddow
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1861 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Charles Mills 42 labourer
  • (v) William Symonds
  • Theft
  • Great Baddow
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1861 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) George Francis 17 labourer, William Edwards 29 labourer, James Harris 22 labourer, Stephen Lett 25 labourer
  • (v) James Albra and Lazarus Banks
  • Theft and assualt
  • Chelmsford and Great Baddow
  • 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 Thoimpson 18 lanchashire weaver
  • (v) Henry Scotcher and James Tyler
  • Theft and burglary
  • Great Baddow and West Hanningfield
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1863 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) James Haisman 24 tailor
  • (v) Samuel Walker
  • Theft
  • Great Baddow
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1863 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Walter Tyler 21 labourer
  • (v) Richard Hutley Crabbe
  • Theft
  • Great Baddow
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1865 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) John Simons 40 baker
  • (v) Henry Pain
  • Theft
  • Great Baddow
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1865 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Mary Smith 40 wife of Thomas
  • Uttering counterfeit coin
  • Great Baddow
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1866 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Henry White 20 news vendor
  • Fraud
  • Great Baddow
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1868 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Benjamin Wilks 59 rag dealer
  • (v) Arthur George Rayner
  • Theft
  • Great Baddow
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1869 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Charles Brazier alias Edgar Charles Brazier 16 carpenter and engine driver, Cornelius Oddy alias William Eve 29 shoemaker
  • (v) Sophia Brazier
  • Burglary
  • Great Baddow
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1869 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) John Barrett alias James Oggans 22 bricklayer's labourer
  • (v) Frederick William Parke
  • Theft
  • Great Baddow
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1869 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Walter Bird 25 labourer
  • (v) Robert Rudlin, Ann Beckett, William Beckett
  • Fraud
  • Great Baddow
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1869 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) James Pilgrim 33 rope maker
  • (v) Robert Edwin Rudlin
  • Theft
  • Great Baddow
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1870 Q/SMc 10, page 14 Essex Record Office

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