Simon Betts, Richard Betts, Thomas Mitchell, Theft > burglary, 21st February 1694.

Reference Number: t16940221-48
Offence: Theft > burglary
Verdict: Guilty
Punishment: Death

Simon Betts was also a third time Indicted, together with Richard Betts and Thomas Mitchell , for Felony and Burglary, and taking away one Silver Porringer, one Silver Spoon, eleven Gold Rings, with a Bristol Stone, and 100 l. in monies numbred, the goods and monies of Richard Johnson . The Prisoners came to the Prosecutor's House, and asked the Maid, If one Mrs. Harrison lived not there? The Maid answer'd, Yes: They went down into the Cellar, and bound the Maid, and took the Goods aforesaid. They were all three found guilty of Felony and Burglary.

[Death. See summary.]


View as XML