• John Harvey

  • Collar Number(s) 191

  • Career History/Biography

    John Harvey was born in Gestingthorpe

    John Harvey joined Essex County Constabulary on .

    Before joining, John worked as a Police Officer (West Riding of Yorks) 2.5 years

    PC Harvey was promoted to sergeant on 1st October 1891.

    His name is shown on the Essex Police Roll of Honour.


    1861 Census:  Bures Hamlet.  Lodger.
    1891 Census:  Ardleigh.  Wife and 2 children.

    John Harvey was buried in the cemetery at Ardleigh, a hundred yards past the churchyard, on the left-hand-side, along the Dedham road.

    John Harvey Headstone

    Highest Rank Attained: Sergeant

    • Postings

    • 1896: Ardleigh

Post Career:

  • John left the police on for reason: Death in Service

    Record of Service

    John Harvey's record of service has been lost.