History of Tendring

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Tendring 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 source.

  • Case
  • (d) Mary Ann Southgate servant
  • (v) John Watson
  • Theft
  • Tendring
  • Essex Assizes
  • Ipswich Journal 4 January 1845
  • Case
  • (d) William Cramphorn alias Crampin 34 jobber and Sarah Lucas 20
  • (w) Robert Starling
  • Theft
  • Tendring
  • Essex Assizes
  • Ipswich Journal 23 February 1839
  • Case
  • (d) Nathaniel Barton alias Lay (a boy)
  • (v) John Newstead
  • Arson
  • Tendring
  • Essex Assizes
  • Ipswich Journal 13 July 1844
  • Case
  • (d) Sarah Bones 13
  • Arson
  • Tendring
  • Essex Assizes
  • Morning Chronicle 14 March 1825
  • Case
  • (d) Hannah Southgate higgler
  • (v) Thomas Ham blacksmith
  • (w) John Southgate, Jane Harvey, Sarah Ham, Mary Ham, Phoebe Head, Sarah Gardner, Charlotte Elvis, Lucy Rowland, Eliza Crisp, John Crampin and Mary Symons
  • Poisoning
  • Wix and Tendring
  • Essex Assizes
  • Ipswich Journal 10 March 1849
  • Case
  • (d) Joseph Moles
  • (v) Jane Moles
  • Assault
  • Tendring
  • Mistley Petty Sessions
  • Ipswich Journal 16 Aigust 1889
  • Case
  • (d) Mary Gibson 40 tailoress
  • (v) Guardians of the Union
  • Theft
  • Tendring
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1860 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Sophia Frost 32, Maria Sexton 34
  • (v) Arthur Ditchburn, Henry Ditchburn
  • Theft and receiving
  • Tendring
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1866 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office

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