History of High Laver

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High Laver 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 Pelts or William Petts
  • (v) William Nottage and John Crush
  • Theft
  • High Laver
  • Essex Assizes
  • Ipswich Journal 24 March 1827
  • Case
  • (d) James Swan 40 hawker
  • (v) William Barnard
  • Theft
  • High Laver
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1860 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Samuel Byford, William Byford
  • (v) George Gingell
  • Theft
  • High Laver
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1865 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Abraham Aley 30 labourer
  • (v) Thomas Cooper
  • Theft
  • High Laver
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1865 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office

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High Laver - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

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High Laver - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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