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Springfield 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) John White 42 labourer
  • (v) Christopher Wenden
  • Theft
  • Springfield
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1872 Q/SMc 10, page 76 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) William Candler 34 farm labourer
  • (v) Daniel Abrey
  • Theft
  • Springfield
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1873 Q/SMc 10, page 96 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Charles Dixon 47 carpenter
  • (v) Rebecca Dixon
  • Attempted suicide, assault
  • Springfield
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1873 Q/SMc 10, page 111 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) William Gall 33 farm labourer and deserter from 2nd batt. 14th Regt.
  • (v) Edward John Gall
  • Burglary
  • Springfield
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1874 Q/SMc 10, page 136 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Alfred Stevens 36 labourer
  • (v) Robert Perry
  • Theft
  • Springfield
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1874 Q/SMc 10, page 144 Essex Record Office

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Springfield - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

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Springfield - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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