History of Thundersley

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Thundersley 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) John Mays 27 labourer
  • Arson
  • Thundersley
  • Essex Assizes
  • Ipswich Journal 5 August 1887
  • Case
  • (d) Thomas Gale, Henry Simmons, William Shadholt and Robert Cook
  • (v) Thomas Stavers
  • Burglary
  • Thundersley
  • Essex Assizes
  • Morning Chronicle 29 July 1809
  • Case
  • (d) Abraham Burrell
  • (v) William Lant
  • Theft
  • Thundersley
  • Essex Assizes
  • Ipswich Journal 20 December 1828
  • Case
  • (d) William Baker 24 labourer, Frederick Baker 23 labourer
  • (v) Elijah Edward Baylee Salisbury
  • Burglary
  • Thundersley
  • 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 Thorrington Asplin 25 labourer, Joseph Asplin 28 labourer
  • (v) Daniel Robert Scratton
  • Theft
  • Thundersley
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1863 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Susan Argent 33 wife of John
  • (v) Thomas wright
  • Theft
  • Thundersley
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1863 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) James Stowe 17 labourer
  • (v) Daniel Keys
  • Theft
  • Thundersley
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1865 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) Frederick Pettit 24 sweep
  • (v) Joseph Finch
  • Theft
  • Thundersley
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1874 Q/SMc 10, page 136 Essex Record Office

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