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A certificate of his conviction was read, by which it appeared he was tried and convicted at Hereford Assizes, on the 24th of March, 1756, for stealing eight dozen bottles, fill'd with cyder, value 10 s. and one drinking glass, &c. the goods of John Morgan , Jan. 10, 1756. And in consequence thereof was ordered to be transported for seven years.
Q. What was he tried for?
Q. Was he at large when you saw him there?
Penner. He was.
I have been at sea, and have a large family. I beg I may be sent to sea again.
Guilty , Death .