Old Bailey Proceedings punishment summary, 10th January 1718.

Reference Number: s17180110-1

The Trials being over, the Court proceeded to give Judgment, as follows.

Received Sentence of Death 11.

Ann Harrup , Elizabeth Sumner , Robert Barnet , George Harris , John Clark , alias Thomas Hall, Henry Chickley , Abigail Newstead alias Newstaff, John Stone , Mary Adsey , Henry Johnson , Mary Betts .

Burnt in the Hand 4.

Robert Thomas , Bridget Potter , alias Hamlet, alias Ward, James Tims , John Bargeham .

The other Prisoners Sentences was Respited, till the next Sessions, whose Names are as followeth.

Samuel Goff , John Evans , Stephen Wood , Thomas Gibbons , Elizabeth Moor , Peter Steps , John Tanner , Judith Williams , Roger Larner , Robert Griffith , Alexander Mackperson , Mary Wise , Elizabeth Wise , Charles Gorman , John Thompson , Richard Burgess , William Sharp , William Cole , Stephen de la Force , Sarah Dunkhall , Robert Dryton , Mary Van Hannum , Sarah Hawkins , Mary Elton , Mary Lewis , James Woodland , William Bullock , William Booth , Sarah Perry , John Bullock , Sarah Ward , William Hitchin .

Henry Whitehead , fined 20 Marks, and 6 Months Imprisonment

Robert Smith , fined 10 Marks, and informed by the Court that they had Compassion on him, in Consideration of the largness of his Family and Poverty, that they laid no greater Penalty upon him.

Abigail Newstead , alias Newstaff, and Mary Adsey pleaded their Bellies, and a Jury of Matrons being impannelled, found them both quick with Child.


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