History of Great Maplestead

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Great Maplestead 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) Daniel Coe
  • (v) Mary Rule
  • Burglary
  • Great Maplestead
  • Essex Assizes
  • Ipswich Journal 31 July 1830
  • Case
  • (d) Samuel Plumb 40 labourer
  • (v) Charles Mitson, Henry Playle
  • Embezzlement
  • Great Maplestead
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1863 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Samuel Turner 21 dealer
  • (v) James Brewster
  • Theft
  • Great Maplestead
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1870 Q/SMc 10, page 9 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Thomas Binks 30 marine store dealer, Henry Goody 20 bricklayer's labourer, Alfred Bocking 27 groom, James Pudney alias draper 20 labourer
  • (v) Arthur Freeborn, Thomas Rayner
  • Theft
  • Great Maplestead
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1870 Q/SMc 10, page 15 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) William Disney 18 labourer
  • (v) Reuben Hunt
  • Receiving
  • Great Maplestead
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1870 Q/SMc 10, page 18 Essex Record Office

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Great Maplestead - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

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Great Maplestead - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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