History of Great Braxted

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Great Braxted, c.1965
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Great Braxted 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) Ezekiel Charles Challis alias Clark
  • (v) James Burrell gamekeeper
  • Affray and Poaching
  • Great Braxted
  • Essex Assizes
  • Ipswich Journal 6 March 1875
  • Case
  • (d) Thomas Thedom 24 labourer, Charles Cottee 23 labourer
  • (v) Stephen Brown, Joshua Gooday
  • Theft
  • Great Braxted
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1864 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Thomas Huxter 16 farm labourer
  • (v) Harry Bailey Baxter
  • Burglary
  • Great Braxted
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1871 Q/SMc 10, page 58 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) John Bond alias Dexter 23 farm labourer, John Crow 40 shoemaker
  • (v) Richard Carter
  • Theft
  • Great Braxted
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1873 Q/SMc 10, page 107 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Ezekiel George Challis alias Clark 21 farm labourer
  • (v) James Burrells
  • Greivous bodily harm
  • Great Braxted
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1875 Q/SMc 10, page 154 Essex Record Office

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