History of Kelvedon

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Kelvedon 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) Ezekiel George Everett
  • (v) S. Firmin railway porter, Dod station master and Joseph Denny
  • Theft
  • Kelvedon
  • Essex Quarter Sessions
  • Ipswich Journal 23 October 1858
  • Case
  • (d) Charles Finch 26 labourer and former soldier
  • (v) Harriett Freeborn servant
  • Murder
  • Rivenhall and Kelvedon
  • Essex Assizes
  • Ipswich Journal 18 July 1857
  • Case
  • (d) John Taverner
  • (v) Charles Western
  • Poaching
  • Kelvedon
  • Essex Assizes
  • Morning Chronicle 10 March 1825
  • Case
  • (d) Philip Clary 16 labourer, Reuben Horsley 17 labourer
  • (v) Henry Barton
  • Theft
  • Kelvedon
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1862 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Arthur Cranmer 14 labourer
  • Obstructing steam engine
  • Kelvedon
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1863 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) William Parish 32 gardener
  • (v) Henry Sutton, Thomas Cutts
  • Theft
  • Kelvedon, Rivenhall
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1869 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) John Ellis alias Joseph Alfred Ellis 19 labourer, Jeffrey Green 29 baker
  • (v) William Martin
  • Theft
  • Kelvedon
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1870 Q/SMc 10, page 14 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Thomas Hood 32 seaman
  • (v) William Turner Braddy
  • Theft
  • Kelvedon
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1870 Q/SMc 10, page 24 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Stephen Bingham 38 farm labourer
  • (v) William Martin
  • False pretences
  • Kelvedon
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1872 Q/SMc 10, page 66 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) John Frost 24 farm labourer
  • (v) George Crane
  • Theft
  • Kelvedon
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1874 Q/SMc 10, page 123 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) John Moore 46 farm labourer and butcher
  • (v) George Docwra
  • Theft
  • Kelvedon
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1874 Q/SMc 10, page 129 Essex Record Office

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