History of Wix
St Mary the Virgin's Church, Wix.
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Wix 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)
- 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.
- (d) Mary May
- (v) William Constable aka William Watts
- Essex Assizes
- Ipswich Journal 29 July 1848
- (d) William Winney and James Bird
- (v) Robert Sizer
- Lawford, Wix and Great Oakley
- Essex Assizes
- Ipswich Journal 12 March 1825
- (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
- Wix and Tendring
- Essex Assizes
- Ipswich Journal 10 March 1849
- (d) Daniel Marchant 21 labourer
- (v) Edward Norman
- Wounding a pig
- Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1861 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
- (d) John Smith alias John Sealey 46 watch maker
- (v) William James, William Mills
- Great Oakley and Wix
- Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1863 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
- (d) Henry Osborne alias Witney 50 tinker
- (v) Maurice Constable, George Jonathan Biggs
- Wix, Great Oakley
- Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1870 Q/SMc 10, page 12 Essex Record Office
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