History of Greenstead
St. Andrew's Church, Greenstead
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Greenstead 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)
- 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.
- (d) George Thompson 38 labourer
- (v) James Pegram, Adam Brown
- Burglary, Theft
- Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1860 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
- (d) Samuel Southwell 48 seaman
- (v) Churchwardens of Saint Andrew's
- Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1872 Q/SMc 10, page 81 Essex Record Office
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Greenstead - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
Greenstead - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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