History of Lexden

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Lexden, 1904
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Lexden 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.

  • Case
  • (d) Charles Wright 14
  • (v) Rev. J Papillon
  • (w) Peter Thomas Ladbrook and Emma Smith servant
  • Arson
  • Lexden
  • Saffron Waldon Petty Sessions
  • Daily News 14 May 1859
  • Case
  • (d) Frank Bell 23 soldier 34th Foot, Henry Penn 19 soldier 34th Foot, Edward Eaden alias Hayden soldier 34th Foot
  • (v) Robert Boutell
  • Burglary
  • Lexden
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1865 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Alfred Green 19 soldier 55th Foot, James Aldis 18 soldier 55th Foot
  • (v) William Ayliffe
  • Robbery
  • Lexden
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1866 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) John Nason 52 excavator, John Nason jnr. 23 labourer, Charles Nason 22 labourer, John Buxton 45 labourer, Richard Walsh 45 labourer
  • (v) William Lester
  • Assault
  • Lexden
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1870 Q/SMc 10, page 8 Essex Record Office

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