History of Mountnessing

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History of Mountnessing >> Mountnessing Court Cases

Mountnessing 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) Thomas Crush 23 and Thomas Bastick 30
  • (v) William Green gamekeeper
  • Poaching
  • Mountnessing
  • Essex Assizes
  • Ipswich Journal 15 March 1845
  • Case
  • (d) Abraham Hilliard 32 labourer
  • (v) Susannah Playl beer-shop keeper
  • Murder
  • Mountnessing
  • Essex Assizes
  • Ipswich Journal 9 March 1839 and The Newcastle Courant 22 March 1839
  • Case
  • (d) Thomas Crow, Charles Stubbs, James Suckling and Charles Samuel
  • (v) Thomas Staines
  • Arson
  • Mountnessing
  • Essex Assizes
  • Ipswich Journal 13 July 1833
  • Case
  • (d) John Bennett and James Woodley
  • (v) James Bannister
  • Theft
  • Mountnessing
  • Essex Assizes
  • Ipswich Journal 20 December 1828
  • Case
  • (d) Samuel Marriage
  • Unnatural Offence
  • Mountnessing
  • Essex Assizes
  • Ipswich Journal 4 March 1837
  • Case
  • (d) Charles Speller
  • (v) Robert Eve
  • Theft
  • Mountnessing
  • Essex Assizes
  • Ipswich Journal 24 March 1827
  • Case
  • (d) John Dalton
  • (v) Alice Chatters 13
  • Assault
  • Mountnessing
  • Brentwood Petty Sessions
  • Reynold's Newspaper 13 August 1893
  • Case
  • (d) William Clark alias Baker 26 dealer, Edward Evans alias Guess 19 hawker
  • (v) Alfred Nicholas
  • Theft
  • Mountnessing
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1869 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) George Burton 18 baker
  • (v) Thomas Cast, William Peagram, George Sitch
  • Theft
  • Shenfield, Mountnessing
  • 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 Harvey 43 steward, John Jones 23 seaman
  • (v) John Cross
  • Burglary
  • Mountnessing
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1870 Q/SMc 10, page 21 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Luke Clarke
  • (v) Susannah Tunbridge
  • Rape
  • Mountnessing
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1870 Q/SMc 10, page 22 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Philip Balls 33 labourer
  • (v) John Crush
  • Burglary
  • Mountnessing
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1871 Q/SMc 10, page 34 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Daniel Turner 62 farm labourer, James Watts
  • (v) Alfred Thorogood
  • Theft and receiving
  • Mountnessing
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1872 Q/SMc 10, page 63 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) George Love 35 hay binder, George Humphreys 24 labourer
  • (v) Lord Petre
  • Paching
  • Mountnessing
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1873 Q/SMc 10, page 98 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Charles Laver 14 bricklayer's labourer
  • (v) George Chamberlain
  • Theft
  • Mountnessing
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1873 Q/SMc 10, page 102 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) John Hunt 18 grocer's assistant
  • (v) Charles Wilkinson
  • Theft
  • Mountnessing
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1875 Q/SMc 10, page 158 Essex Record Office

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