History of Pleshey

Pleshey © Copyright The Francis Frith Collection 2005. http://www.francisfrith.com
The Village, Pleshey, c.1965
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Pleshey 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 Swallow
  • (v) Charlotte Mott
  • Rape
  • Pleshey
  • Essex County Magistrates
  • Northern Star 6 October 1838
  • Case
  • (d) William Lodge 21 baker
  • (v) George Hitching
  • Arson
  • Pleshey
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1870 Q/SMc 10, page 8 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) John Tyler 33 greengrocer, William Harmon 34 labourer, Alfred Harmon 23 bricklayer, Musshey Pero alias James St. Pier 39 labourer
  • (v) William Smoothy
  • Burglary
  • Pleshey
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1870 Q/SMc 10, page 8 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) James Finch 20 labourer
  • (v) John Fulcher, John Milbank
  • Theft
  • Great Waltham, Pleshey
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1871 Q/SMc 10, page 31 Essex Record Office

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