History of Hawkwell
St Mary's Church, Hawkwell.
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Hawkwell 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.
- (d) James Playle labourer, Peter Playle labourer, and William Shelley labourer
- (v) William Stewart
- Witham Petty Sessions
- Ipswich Journal 21 April 1900
- (d) Charles Parish 29 hurdle maker
- (v) Jacob Pack, Joseph Bentall, Thomas Woollings
- Hawkwell, Leigh, Hadleigh
- Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1871 Q/SMc 10, page 34 Essex Record Office
- (d) William Bridge 35 farm labourer
- (v) Henry Mison
- Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1872 Q/SMc 10, page 84 Essex Record Office
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Hawkwell - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
Hawkwell - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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