Old Bailey Proceedings punishment summary, 22nd February 1727.
Reference Number: s17270222-1
The Trials being over, the Court proceeded to give Judgement as follows:
Receiv'd Sentence of Death 3.
James Welch , Thomas Wheeler , John Fox .
The Judgement of Death against Richard Gibbs , for Felony on the Waltham Black Act, was respited, on Account of some Doubts in Law.
To be Whipt 5.
Elizabeth Hill, George Kennett , Thomas Dalton , Tobias Holmes , and James King .
Burnt in the Hand 4.
Catherine Lewis , Gervase Charlton, Henry Lucas , and Richard Welch .
John Hastings , Edmond Lloyd , Jane Arter , Margaret Taylor , Matthew Plumly , John Deal , John Lloyd , Joseph Ilewood , John Edmonds , Mary Brown , Jane Eades , Sarah White , Sarah Dallison , Ann Perry , William Caper , Richard Welch , Ann Jordan , Charles Rawlins , Simon Sherlock , Philip Bond , Charles Stamper , Edward Crisp , William Dawson , Anthony Hamilton , Andrew Best , Rowland Salmon , Sarah Roberts , John Asbcomb , George Shaw , John Broom , John Mayo , William Minton , Martha Williams , Thomas Edwards , Tho Reynolds , John Blake , Elizabeth Plat , Mary Holland , and John Lawson .
Thomas Padget , for Ravishing a Child, fined 20 Nobles, and 6 Months Imprisonment.
Richard Skews and James Coltis , for Sodomitical Practices, to stand on the Pillory, to suffer one Year's Imprisonment, and to give Security for one Year more.
Thomas Darlington , to suffer 2 Months Imprisonment.
Steward Dormer , for a Misdemeanor, fined 20 Pounds, to suffer 1 Year's Imprisonment, and to give Security afterwards to the Satisfaction of the Court.