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Great Horkesley 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) James Bugg and Joseph Constable
  • (v) William Partridge
  • Theft
  • Great Horkesley
  • Essex Assizes
  • Ipswich Journal 23 July 1825
  • Case
  • (d) John Boggis
  • (v) Countess de Grey
  • Theft
  • Great Horkesley
  • Colchester County Magistrates
  • Ipswich Journal 29 May 1830
  • Case
  • (d) Henry Springett 56 farmer, John Allston 60 brickmaker
  • (v) Nathaniel Allen
  • Theft and Receiving
  • Great Horkesley
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1860 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) John Page
  • (v) Robert Stebbing Sadler
  • Theft
  • Great Horksley
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1862 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) George Norman 16 labourer, James Norman 23 labourer, James Osborne 16 labourer, James Hearn 67 labourer
  • (v) William Stannard
  • Theft
  • Great Horkesley
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1863 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) William Simpson alias George Harvey, alias William Wilson, alias George Crooks 46 labourer
  • (v) Margaret Hewitt, Fanny Darling, William Sibbon, Rowland Townshead Cobbold
  • Burglary and theft
  • Great Horksley, Langham, Dedham
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1863 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Richard Mills 17 labourer
  • Unnatural offence with an animal
  • Great Horkesley
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1863 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Emily Cook 40 laundress
  • (v) Henry Deaves
  • Theft
  • Great Horkesly
  • 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 Munson 20 butcher
  • (v) Charles Fairhead
  • Receiving
  • Great Horkesley
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1872 Q/SMc 10, page 66 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Robert Self 20 soldier and balcksmith, Charles Fiddler 20 soldier and blacksmith
  • (v) Robert Bruce
  • Burglary
  • Great Horkesley
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1872 Q/SMc 10, page 81 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Thomas Bibbey 21 labourer
  • (v) Robert Peachey
  • Burglary
  • Great Horkesley
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1873 Q/SMc 10, page 112 Essex Record Office

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