History of Prittlewell

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Prittlewell Court Cases

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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) Joseph Clements 72 fisherman
  • (v) Daniel Robert Scratton
  • Theft
  • Prittlewell
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1868 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) John Williams 23 bargeman, George Brabant 26 bargeman
  • (v) Daniel Robert Scratton
  • Theft
  • Prittlewell
  • 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 Digby 14 fisher boy, Edwin George Lawrence Marsh 12 schoolboy
  • (v) Clara Pilton
  • Burglary
  • Prittlewell
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1869 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Joseph Caton 21 baker
  • (v) Samuel Filby
  • Theft
  • Prittlewell
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1870 Q/SMc 10, page 18 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Walter Bridge 15 labourer
  • (v) Henry Briggs
  • Attempted buggery
  • Prittlewell
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1873 Q/SMc 10, page 105 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Samuel Kirby 32 groom, Samuel Filby 29 cabman
  • (v) John Page
  • Theft
  • Southend, Prittlewell
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1873 Q/SMc 10, page 115 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) John Murrell 65 gardner
  • (v) George Salmon
  • Wounding
  • Prittlewell
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1874 Q/SMc 10, page 140 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Maria Greenstreet 31 housekeeper
  • (v) Rev. Spencer Robert Wigram
  • Theft
  • Prittlewell
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1874 Q/SMc 10, page 144 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) William Dimmer 43 coachman
  • (v) Frederick Wood
  • False Pretences
  • Prittlewell
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1875 Q/SMc 10, page 146 Essex Record Office

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