History of Sheering

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Sheering 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) Daniel Gladwin 22 labourer and Joseph Hart 26 labourer
  • (v) Robert Morrell, Edward Hardy train driver
  • Endangering lives on the railway>
  • Sheering
  • Essex Assizes
  • Ipswich Journal 12 April 1845
  • Case
  • (d) Shadrack Graves, George Burls, Daniel Thomas, David Thomas, Richard Thomas John Witham and Joseph Norris
  • Riotous assembly
  • Sheering
  • Essex Assizes
  • Ipswich Journal 18 December 1830
  • Case
  • (d) George Bush 26 cater
  • (v) Isaac Griggs
  • Theft
  • Sheering
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1862 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) William Freeman 28 labourer
  • (v) Isaac Griggs
  • Theft
  • Sheering
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1862 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) James Biscoe 15 labourer, Richard Turner 14 labourer, George Chapple 16 labourer
  • (v) John Taylor
  • Theft
  • Sheering
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1862 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) William Peacock 40 labourer
  • (v) John Barnard
  • Theft
  • Sheering
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1868 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) James Miller
  • (v) Peter Sullins
  • Theft
  • Sheering
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1868 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Timothy Leary 55 labourer, Jeremiah Sullivan 27 labourer
  • (v) James Charles Prior
  • Theft
  • Sheering
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1869 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) George Judd
  • (v) William Ebdy, George Perry, Frederick Judd
  • Deception
  • Sheering
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1872 Q/SMc 10, page 85 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Joseph Everett 56 labourer
  • (v) Frederick Burton, James Cordell, Edward Calver
  • Theft
  • Harlow, Sheering
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1873 Q/SMc 10, page 111 Essex Record Office

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