History of Rettendon

Rettendon © Copyright The Francis Frith Collection 2005. http://www.francisfrith.com
East Hanningfield Road, Rettendon, c.1960
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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)
  • 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) Isaiah Paine aka Isaiah Payne
  • (v) George Payne
  • Refusing to supply medical aid
  • Rettendon
  • Chelmsford Petty Sessions
  • Daily News 30 September 1875
  • Case
  • (d) Henry Gilbert
  • (v) William Smith
  • Burglary
  • Rettendon
  • Essex Assizes
  • The Morning Chronicle August 7 1829
  • Case
  • (d)Edward Maurice Higgins
  • (v)George Neale
  • (w)Eliza Neale, Alfred Lazell baker
  • Burglary
  • Rettendon, Woodham Ferrers
  • Chelmsford Petty Sessions
  • Lloyds Weekly Newspaper 26 August 1883
  • Case
  • (d) Eliza Kirby
  • (v) William Lawrence Pitts
  • False pretences
  • Rettendon
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1863 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) George Swann alias Chaplain
  • (v) James Claxton
  • Attempted murder
  • Rettendon
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1866 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) William Hammond 56 farm labourer
  • (v) Thomas Savill, William Smith
  • Theft
  • 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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Rettendon - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

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Rettendon - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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