History of Maldon

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Maldon 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) William Ellis and Robert Cutts
  • Theft
  • Maldon
  • Essex Assizes
  • Morning Chronicle 8 December 1825
  • Case
  • (d) William James or Jones 41 beer retailer
  • (v) Adelaide Ann Parsfield 14 servant
  • Assault
  • Maldon
  • Essex Assizes
  • Ipswich Journal 18 July 1846
  • Ipswich Journal 18 March 1848 (appeal)
  • Case
  • (d) William Everitt, railway engine driver
  • Poisoning chickens
  • Maldon
  • Maldon Petty Sessions
  • Lloyd's Weekly Newspaper 17 September 1876
  • Case
  • (d) Robert Cooper fish hawker
  • Assaulting his wife
  • Maldon
  • Maldon Petty Sessions
  • Ipswich Journal 28 March 1888
  • Case
  • (d) Stephen Taylor seaman
  • Indecent behaviour
  • Maldon
  • Maldon Petty Sessions
  • Ipswich Journal 19 April 1888
  • Case
  • (d) Charles Wright journeyman butcher
  • Drunk
  • Maldon
  • Maldon Petty Sessions
  • Ipswich Journal 19 April 1888
  • Case
  • (d) William Smith navvy
  • (v) William Scitt inn landlord
  • Assault
  • Maldon
  • Maldon Petty Sessions
  • Ipswich Journal 19 April 1888
    • Case
    • (d) William Angier 40 cabinet maker and letter carrier (Post Office)
    • Theft
    • Maldon
    • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1868 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office

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