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Latton 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) Thomas Styles, Joseph Barnard and William Pryor
  • (v) William Cakebread
  • Burglary
  • Latton
  • Essex Assizes
  • Morning Chronicle 13 March 1812
  • Case
  • (d) William Day
  • (v) Rev. Arkwright
  • Theft
  • Latton
  • Essex Assizes
  • Ipswich Journal 7 August 1824
  • Case
  • (d) Charles Brace blacksmith
  • (v) Mary Wink
  • Attempted murder
  • Latton and Sawbridgeworth
  • Epping Petty Sessions
  • Lloyd's Weekly Newspaper 26 February 1893
  • Case
  • (d) John Harrison 42 farm bailiff
  • (v) William Paveley
  • Theft
  • Latton
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1860 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) John McLoughlin 30 cattle dealer
  • (v) Thomas Houghton, Louisa Ann Houghton
  • Burglary
  • Latton
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1865 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) William Newton alias Henry Newton
  • (v) John Turner
  • Theft
  • Latton
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1867 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) George Thompson alias Datz 25 sailor
  • (v) William Pain, William Baker Nicholls, Francis Whitworth, John Newell
  • Burglary
  • Hatfield Broad Oak, Latton, White Roding
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1869 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) James Ellis 33 farm labourer
  • (v) Frederick Witchall
  • Theft
  • Latton
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1869 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) William Fowler alias Shuttleworth 18 costermonger
  • (v) William Poulton
  • Theft
  • Latton
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1869 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Thomas Weston 29 baker
  • (v) George Dorling
  • Theft
  • Latton
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1870 Q/SMc 10, page 25 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) David Page 45 cattle dealer
  • (v) William Brown
  • Fraud
  • Latton
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1870 Q/SMc 10, page 26 Essex Record Office

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