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Great Holland 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) Louis Parmenter labourer
  • Assualt
  • Great Holland
  • Essex Quarter Sessions
  • Ipswich Journal 24 May 1888
  • Case
  • (d) Charles Dunnett 43 labourer, Henry Baker 35 labourer and John Webb 32 labourer
  • (v) William Scott
  • Machine breaking
  • Great Holland
  • Essex Assizes
  • Ipswich Journal 18 December 1830
  • Case
  • (d) James Porter 32 labourer
  • (v) William Porter, George Blackingborow
  • Burglary and theft
  • Great Holland
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1861 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) David Waller alias David Wooley 27 farm labourer
  • (v) William Thompson junior
  • Arson
  • Great Holland
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1871 Q/SMc 10, page 60 Essex Record Office

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