Honour Allen, Theft > burglary, 22nd April 1691.

Reference Number: t16910422-40
Offence: Theft > burglary
Verdict: Guilty
Punishment: Death

Honour Allen , Wife , of Richard Allen , was tryed for breaking the House of one Webb in Whitechappel and stealing divers Goods of good value . The Prisoner was seen to go into the House, and some others in company, to the number of two more, since fled, on the 26th of March last, and she was seen to come out of the House with a Dark Lanthorn in her hand, which she clapt between her Legs that it might not be discovered. The Prisoner denyed it, and had no witness, so she was found Guilty of Felony and Burglary.

[Death. See summary.]


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