Offence: Killing > murder
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Thomas Sackvill of St. Giles Cripplegate , Indicted for that he on the 10th. of October last, did Assault Elenor his Wife with a Fire-shovel value 6 d. giving her a mortal Bruise on the left side of her Head, of which she Died . The Evidence was plain upon him, he saying to some of them that told him he had Murdered his Wife, that if he had not Murdered her, he would Murder her, and struck at her after he had given her the Blow; and her last words were Lord have Mercy upon me, he hath Murdered me! He was brought in guilty of Murther.