History of Laindon

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Laindon 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) Henry Pettitt and Stephen Bolton
  • (v) George Gladwin
  • Theft
  • Laindon
  • Essex Assizes
  • Ipswich Journal 20 December 1828
  • Case
  • (d) John Goddard alias John William Goddard 22 labourer, William Goddard 18 labourer
  • (v) George Betts, Thomas Spooner, William Kirby, Francis Asplin, Sturgeon Wallage, William Fordham
  • Theft, assault, burglary
  • West Tilbury, Laindon
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1861 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Frederick Cressey
  • (v) John Maddox
  • Theft
  • Laindon
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1862 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Frederick Dyson 30 labourer, John Bridge 17 labourer
  • (v) Walter Mizen, Charles Buckenham
  • Theft
  • Laindon
  • 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 Lewis 24 labourer
  • (v) Isaac Bannister
  • Theft
  • Laindon
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1865 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Michael Kanny alias Kenney 26 1st Battalion Grendier Guards, Thomas Calderbank 23 1st Battalion Grendier Guards
  • (v) Abraham John Thorne
  • Theft
  • Laindon
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1871 Q/SMc 10, page 53 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) William Baker 22 farm labourer, John Moss 40 farm labourer
  • (v) Eldred Buckenham
  • Theft
  • Laindon
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1871 Q/SMc 10, page 55 Essex Record Office

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