History of Rettendon
East Hanningfield Road, Rettendon, c.1960
Reproduced courtesy of The Francis Frith Collection.
History of Rettendon >> Rettendon Court Cases
Rettendon 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)
- 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.
- (d) Isaiah Paine aka Isaiah Payne
- (v) George Payne
- Refusing to supply medical aid
- Chelmsford Petty Sessions
- Daily News 30 September 1875
- (d) Henry Gilbert
- (v) William Smith
- Essex Assizes
- The Morning Chronicle August 7 1829
- (d)Edward Maurice Higgins
- (v)George Neale
- (w)Eliza Neale, Alfred Lazell baker
- Rettendon, Woodham Ferrers
- Chelmsford Petty Sessions
- Lloyds Weekly Newspaper 26 August 1883
- (d) Eliza Kirby
- (v) William Lawrence Pitts
- False pretences
- Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1863 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
- (d) George Swann alias Chaplain
- (v) James Claxton
- Attempted murder
- Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1866 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
- (d) William Hammond 56 farm labourer
- (v) Thomas Savill, William Smith
- Rettendon, Downham
- Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1869 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
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