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Great Totham 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) William Carlow 35 labourer and Nehemiah Bacon 22 labourer
  • (v) Thomas Foote Gower vicar
  • Robbery
  • Great Totham
  • Essex Assizes
  • Ipswich Journal 16 December 1843
  • Case
  • (d) Thomas Theedam
  • (v) George Cottes butcher
  • Theft
  • Great Totham
  • Witham Petty Sessions
  • Ipswich Journal 11 April 1888
  • Case
  • (d) Asa Twin 35 hawker
  • (v) Arnold Jackson
  • Theft
  • Great Totham
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1862 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Henry Illman 22 potman
  • (v) Eliza Butcher, Jane Vandeword, Sarah Fenn
  • Uttering counterfeit coin
  • Great Totham
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1865 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Joseph Davis 38 tailor
  • (v) Thomas Ballard
  • Burglary
  • Great Totham
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1874 Q/SMc 10, page 140 Essex Record Office

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