John Wilson, Martha Walters, Royal Offences > coining offences, 8th July 1691.

Reference Number: t16910708-16
Offence: Royal Offences > coining offences
Verdict: Guilty
Punishment: Death

John Wilson and Martha Walters , were both Indicted for High-Treason, in Clipping the Currant Coyn of this Kingdom , on the 29th of May last. The Evidence was, That the prisoners were seen to rub Mony round the edges, with several other Corroborating Depositions, which was so clear to the Jury, that they were both found Guilty of the Indictment.

[Death. See summary.]


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