Samuel Presby, Theft > grand larceny, 14th October 1685.

Reference Number: t16851014-14
Offence: Theft > grand larceny
Verdict: Guilty
Punishment: Death

Samuel Presby , of the Parish of St. Mary-Hill , Indicted for stealing 1019 Yards of Cloth, value 36 l. from one Mr. Smith . The Evidence for the King made it appear that the Prisoner confessed he had the Cloth, and if he was Prosecuted he should be Undone: It farther appearing he had been formerly Branded in his Hand, he was brought in Guilty .

[Death. See summary.]


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