History of West Hanningfield

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History of West Hanningfield >> West Hanningfield Court Cases

West Hanningfield 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 Campion labourer, Charles Coote labourer and Joseph Saveall labourer
    • (v) Elizabeth Ashfield shop owner
    • (w) Sarah Moore, Joseph Ruffle publican, James Gilby ploughman, John Grave Brett farmer, George Tirmis constable, George Mayhew, and James Brown labourer
    • Burglary
    • West Hanningfield, Great Baddow and Galleywood Common
    • Chelmsford Petty Sessions
    • Morning Chronicle 4 November 1829
    • Case
    • (d) Mary Ann Dolan 32
    • (v) Agnes Jarmany, Thomas Mulcock, William Little
    • Theft
    • West Hanningfield
    • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1860 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
    • Case
    • (d) John Thompson 18 lanchashire weaver
    • (v) Henry Scotcher and James Tyler
    • Theft and burglary
    • Great Baddow and West Hanningfield
    • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1863 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
    • Case
    • (d) Charles Bourne 17 labourer
    • (v) Charles Harvey, Henry Cole
    • Theft
    • West Hanningfield
    • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1863 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
    • Case
    • (d) Matthew Ryan 17 labourer
    • (v) James Brown
    • Burglary
    • West Hanningfield
    • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1864 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office

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West Hanningfield - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

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