Offence: Miscellaneous > returning from transportation
Thomas Fisher produced the copy of the record of his conviction at Dorchester assizes, March 12, 1749, for stealing two gold rings and five guineas and a half-in the dwelling-house of Sampson Roper; that he was convicted of stealing, but acquitted of the burglary, and ordered for transportation for seven years.
Daniel Shaw deposed he had known the prisoner from a child, that he saw him tried for the beforementioned fact, that he was cast, and ordered for transportation, that he was the person mentioned in that record, the copy of which had been read in court, and that he had seen him at large since, near Old-Street Church.
Guilty , Death .
See No. 267. in the last sessions paper.