History of Great Baddow

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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) James Smith 26 labourer
  • (v) Chelmsford Race Stand Company
  • Burglary
  • Great Baddow
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1870 Q/SMc 10, page 17 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) George Knight 19 farm labourer
  • (v) Hannah Fuller
  • Indecent assault
  • Great Baddow
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1870 Q/SMc 10, page 25 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Alfred Raffles alias Albert 34 jewel-box maker
  • (v) Harriet Orris
  • Theft
  • Great Baddow
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1871 Q/SMc 10, page 50 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) James Mascall, Reuben Malyon
  • Receiving
  • Great Baddow
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1872 Q/SMc 10, page 62 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) William Mead alias Barmstick 47 labourer
  • (v) William Henry Orth
  • Theft
  • Great Baddow
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1874 Q/SMc 10, page 137 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) George Flaxman 16 farm labourer
  • Unnatural offence
  • Great Baddow
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1875 Q/SMc 10, page 146 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Charles Robinson 24 blacksmith, George McKay fish hawker
  • (v) John Andrews
  • Theft
  • Great Baddow
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1875 Q/SMc 10, page 155 Essex Record Office

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