Henry Knight, Edward Stephen, Elizabeth Bradley, Royal Offences > coining offences, 18th February 1691.

Reference Number: t16910218-28
Offence: Royal Offences > coining offences
Verdict: Guilty; Not Guilty
Punishment: Death

Henry Knight , Edward Stephen , and Elizabeth Bradley , were all three indicted for Counterfeiting 50 Pieces of false Money on the 23d of January last (viz.) King James the First's Shillings, &c. the Evidence was Holland and his Wife Convicts to Newgate, who swore that they saw Knight, (who went then by the name of Wright) stampt and Coyn the Money abovesaid, about November last, and the Stamps and some false Money besides a Hammer and Sheers were produced in Court is a further Evidence against them, so Knight and Stephen were found Guilty : But Elizabeth Bradley was acquitted .

[Death. See summary.]


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