Old Bailey Proceedings punishment summary, 10th December 1679.

Reference Number: s16791210-1

There were in all Eleven persons, six men and five women, that received Sentence of Death, whose Names and Crimes are as follow.

John Parker , to be Drawn, Hang'd, and Quartered, being Convicted of High-Treason for Coyning.

John Dell , and Richard Dean , to be hang'd for Felony, for stealing a Mare of twenty six shillings price. These were they that were likewise Tryed for several horrid Murders, as aforesaid.

James Rawlins , for stealing a Guelding.

Benjamin Penry , a brave stout Overseer of the Highways, and Companion with French hang'd the last Sessions.

William Atkins , Sarah Bonnifeild , Jane Cragg , Anne Syth , Susan White , Deborah Rogers ,

For several Felonies, being old Offenders.

There were also Thirteen burnt in the hand, amongst which was Wood, who robbed his Master of neer 1500 l. And Five ordered to be transported.


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