History of Newport

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Newport 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) Sarah Staines 38 wife of William Staines, Louisa Monk 22
  • (v) Sarah Ann Havers
  • Burglary
  • Newport
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1865 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) James Wright 41 labourer
  • (v) John Brand
  • Theft
  • Newport
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1866 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Caroline List 22 domestic servant
  • (v) William Banham
  • Theft
  • Newport
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1866 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Charles Patmore 40 marine store dealer, James Harvey 26 farm labourer, James Dellow 20 farm labourer
  • (v) Great Eastern Railway
  • Theft
  • Newport
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1868 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Charles Savill 10 farm labourer
  • (v) William Robertson
  • Burglary
  • Newport
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1868 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Joseph Silk 36 marine store dealer
  • (v) Charles Martinwade
  • Receiving
  • Newport
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1868 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) David Corby 29 farm labourer
  • (v) Charles Free
  • Theft
  • Newport
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1869 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Caroline List 25 labourer
  • (v) Eliza Parrott
  • Theft
  • Newport
  • 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) Martha Brooke 19 domestic servant
  • (v) Charles Barker
  • Theft
  • Newport
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1871 Q/SMc 10, page 47 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Ann Jones 28 married woman
  • (v) Eliza Day
  • Theft
  • Newport
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1871 Q/SMc 10, page 58 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Charles Johnson 30 farm labourer
  • (v) John Edwick
  • Theft
  • Newport
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1875 Q/SMc 10, page 151 Essex Record Office

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