22 May 1869 - Frederick Day (40) lived with family at Preston Hill Farm Cottages
Frederick Day of Preston charged with stealing iron traps for poaching
Body of child found in a pool by Preston men
1 May 1869 - John Jenkins (21) and Amos Fairey (son of Samuel and Elizabeth, (16)
near neighbours at Preston Green in 1871.
20 March 1869 - Mr Brown was the former owner of The Red Lion. Frank (21), Alfred
(17) and Benjamin (15) were his sons and settled in Preston after their marriages.
The ‘Brown Boys’ accused of trespass
More Fairey trouble!
Watch theft from Thomas Currell
20 March 1869 - Alfred (21) and William (11) Fairey were the sons of Samuel and Elizabeth
of Back Lane, Preston.
31 August 1867 - Re: Thomas Currell at Gosmore, my great grandfather.
Killing at The Bull, Gosmore by former Preston man
July 1867 - William Winch (33) was born at Preston and was living at Preston Green
in 1861. Christopher Chalkley (23) was born at Ippollitts and was a servant living
at Hitchin Hill in 1861. Elizabeth Fossey (63) was living at at Preston in 1841 and
would have known Winch’s family. Winch was a poaching companion of my great grandfather,
Thomas Currell. They say that birds of a feather flock together.