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<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="16850604001"/>THE PROCEEDINGS ON THE King's Commissions Of the PEACE;
<p>And Oyer and Terminer, and Gaol delivery of Newgate, Held for the City of London, and County of Middlesex, at JUSTICE-HALL, in the OLD-BAYLY, The 4th. and 5th. of June 1685, And in the First Year of His Majesties Reign.</p>
<p>THE Sessions of PEACE, Oyer and Terminer, and Gaol-Delivery of Newgate, being held at Justice-Hall in the Old-Baily, on Thursday, and Friday, being June the 4th and 5th, 1685. Before the Right Honourable Sir
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<p>London Jury.</p>
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<p>Middlesex Jury.</p>
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<p>The Proceedings against the Prisoners were as followeth.</p> </div1>
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<note>[Death. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<persName id="t16850604-4-victim42" type="victimName"> Amy Hurst
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<join result="offenceCrimeDate" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-4-off18 t16850604-4-cd19"/>, and called for a Tankard of Drink, and after he had staid in the House about two Hours, tarrying for one to come to him, as he pretended, at last went away with the said Tankard, without paying his Reckoning; And afterwards the Prisoner being Apprehended, he confessed that he had the Tankard, and had Sold the same to one Mr. Floyer, for 5 l. 5 s. Which being very plain against him, he was found
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<note>[Branding. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<join result="persNamePlace" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-5-defend44 t16850604-5-defloc22"/>, Indicted for
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<interp inst="t16850604-5-off23" type="offenceCategory" value="theft"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-5-off23" type="offenceSubcategory" value="burglary"/> Breaking open the house of
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<interp inst="t16850604-5-victim46" type="given" value="Thomas"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-5-victim46" type="gender" value="male"/>
<join result="offenceVictim" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-5-off23 t16850604-5-victim46"/> </persName> , and stealing from thence several Goods </rs>; the Evidence for the King was, that the Prisoner with one other Person, came to the House of the said Glover the
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<join result="offenceCrimeDate" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-5-off23 t16850604-5-cd24"/>, about Nine or Ten a Clock at Night, and knocked at the door, and a Servant of the said Glover demanded their Business, they told him they had a Bill of Exchange for his Master, but he telling them that his Master was not at home; he told them he could not accept of the said Bill, then they desired the said Mr. Glovers Servant to lend them a Pen and Ink, to leave their Business in Writing, which he accordingly did, but as soon as the Prisoner and his Companion got into the House, they both fell upon the said Servant of Mr. Glovers, and Strangled him with his Cravat, and bound him Hand and Foot, and told him unless he would tell where his Masters Treasure and Money lay, they would Murder him. The Proof being very Strong against the Prisoner, the Jury found him
<rs id="t16850604-5-verdict25" type="verdictDescription">
<interp inst="t16850604-5-verdict25" type="verdictCategory" value="guilty"/> guilty </rs> of Felony and Burglary.</p>
<p>
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<interp inst="t16850604-5-punish26" type="punishmentCategory" value="death"/>
<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-5-defend44 t16850604-5-punish26"/>
<note>[Death. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<p>
<persName id="t16850604-6-defend48" type="defendantName"> John Smith
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<interp inst="t16850604-6-defend48" type="given" value="John"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-6-defend48" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,
<persName id="t16850604-6-defend50" type="defendantName"> James Price
<interp inst="t16850604-6-defend50" type="surname" value="Price"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-6-defend50" type="given" value="James"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-6-defend50" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,
<persName id="t16850604-6-defend52" type="defendantName"> James Clayton
<interp inst="t16850604-6-defend52" type="surname" value="Clayton"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-6-defend52" type="given" value="James"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-6-defend52" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,
<persName id="t16850604-6-defend53" type="defendantName"> Hessins Hedge
<interp inst="t16850604-6-defend53" type="surname" value="Hedge"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-6-defend53" type="given" value="Hessins"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-6-defend53" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,
<persName id="t16850604-6-defend55" type="defendantName"> William Liddall
<interp inst="t16850604-6-defend55" type="surname" value="Liddall"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-6-defend55" type="given" value="William"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-6-defend55" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , Indicted for
<rs id="t16850604-6-off27" type="offenceDescription">
<interp inst="t16850604-6-off27" type="offenceCategory" value="theft"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-6-off27" type="offenceSubcategory" value="animalTheft"/> stealing one Cock and two Hens </rs>, from
<persName id="t16850604-6-victim57" type="victimName"> John Page
<interp inst="t16850604-6-victim57" type="surname" value="Page"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-6-victim57" type="given" value="John"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-6-victim57" type="gender" value="male"/>
<join result="offenceVictim" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-6-off27 t16850604-6-victim57"/> </persName> . The Evidence against the Prisoners was, that passing by a Barn near a Wood, they looking therein, found all the Prisoners, and likewise the said Hens and Cock. The Prisoners having nothing to say for themselves, they were all found
<rs id="t16850604-6-verdict28" type="verdictDescription">
<interp inst="t16850604-6-verdict28" type="verdictCategory" value="guilty"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-6-verdict28" type="verdictSubcategory" value="theftunder1s"/> guilty to the Value of 10 d. </rs> </p>
<p>
<rs id="t16850604-6-punish29" type="punishmentDescription">
<interp inst="t16850604-6-punish29" type="punishmentCategory" value="corporal"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-6-punish29" type="punishmentSubcategory" value="whipping"/>
<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-6-defend48 t16850604-6-punish29"/>
<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-6-defend50 t16850604-6-punish29"/>
<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-6-defend52 t16850604-6-punish29"/>
<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-6-defend53 t16850604-6-punish29"/>
<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-6-defend55 t16850604-6-punish29"/>
<note>[Whipping. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<interp inst="t16850604-7" type="collection" value="BAILEY"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-7" type="year" value="1685"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-7" type="uri" value="sessionsPapers/16850604"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-7" type="date" value="16850604"/>
<join result="criminalCharge" id="t16850604-7-off31-c44" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-7-defend59 t16850604-7-off31 t16850604-7-verdict33"/>
<p>
<persName id="t16850604-7-defend59" type="defendantName"> Timothy Smith
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<interp inst="t16850604-7-defend59" type="given" value="Timothy"/>
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<placeName id="t16850604-7-defloc30">St. Martins in the Fields</placeName>
<interp inst="t16850604-7-defloc30" type="placeName" value="St. Martins in the Fields"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-7-defloc30" type="type" value="defendantHome"/>
<join result="persNamePlace" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-7-defend59 t16850604-7-defloc30"/>, Indicted for
<rs id="t16850604-7-off31" type="offenceDescription">
<interp inst="t16850604-7-off31" type="offenceCategory" value="kill"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-7-off31" type="offenceSubcategory" value="murder"/> Murdering of
<persName id="t16850604-7-victim61" type="victimName"> Ann Betts
<interp inst="t16850604-7-victim61" type="surname" value="Betts"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-7-victim61" type="given" value="Ann"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-7-victim61" type="gender" value="female"/>
<join result="offenceVictim" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-7-off31 t16850604-7-victim61"/> </persName> </rs>; that the said Smith Riding very fast through a narrow Lane, called
<placeName id="t16850604-7-crimeloc32">South-Lane, near the Hay-Market</placeName>
<interp inst="t16850604-7-crimeloc32" type="placeName" value="South-Lane, near the Hay-Market"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-7-crimeloc32" type="type" value="crimeLocation"/>
<join result="offencePlace" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-7-off31 t16850604-7-crimeloc32"/>, did Ride over the said
<persName id="t16850604-7-person62"> Ann Betts
<interp inst="t16850604-7-person62" type="surname" value="Betts"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-7-person62" type="given" value="Ann"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-7-person62" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> , by means whereof she Died; which being fully proved against the Prisoner, the Jury found him
<rs id="t16850604-7-verdict33" type="verdictDescription">
<interp inst="t16850604-7-verdict33" type="verdictCategory" value="guilty"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-7-verdict33" type="verdictSubcategory" value="manslaughter"/> guilty of Man-slaughter </rs>.</p>
<p>
<rs id="t16850604-7-punish34" type="punishmentDescription">
<interp inst="t16850604-7-punish34" type="punishmentCategory" value="miscPunish"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-7-punish34" type="punishmentSubcategory" value="branding"/>
<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-7-defend59 t16850604-7-punish34"/>
<note>[Branding. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<join result="criminalCharge" id="t16850604-8-off36-c47" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-8-defend63 t16850604-8-off36 t16850604-8-verdict37"/>
<p>
<persName id="t16850604-8-defend63" type="defendantName"> Jenkin Cradock, alias
<rs id="t16850604-8-alias-1" type="alias">
<join result="nameAlias" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-8-defend63 t16850604-8-alias-1"/>Saraden</rs>
<interp inst="t16850604-8-defend63" type="surname" value="Cradock"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-8-defend63" type="given" value="Jenkin"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-8-defend63" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , of the Parish of
<placeName id="t16850604-8-defloc35">St. Martins in the Fields</placeName>
<interp inst="t16850604-8-defloc35" type="placeName" value="St. Martins in the Fields"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-8-defloc35" type="type" value="defendantHome"/>
<join result="persNamePlace" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-8-defend63 t16850604-8-defloc35"/>, Indicted for
<rs id="t16850604-8-off36" type="offenceDescription">
<interp inst="t16850604-8-off36" type="offenceCategory" value="kill"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-8-off36" type="offenceSubcategory" value="murder"/> Murdering one
<persName id="t16850604-8-victim65" type="victimName"> Christian Eaires
<interp inst="t16850604-8-victim65" type="surname" value="Eaires"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-8-victim65" type="given" value="Christian"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-8-victim65" type="gender" value="female"/>
<join result="offenceVictim" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-8-off36 t16850604-8-victim65"/> </persName> </rs>. The Evidence against the Prisoner was, That the said Cradock coming by the door where Eaires lived, had some words with her, and so passed away at that time, but came again to the same House about Nine of the Clock at Night, and knocked at the Door, whereupon Eaires coming to him with a Candlestick in her Hand, the Prisoner fell upon her, and threw her down on the ground, and then took the Candlestick out of her Hand, and struck her on the Head with it; by which Wounds she languished, and died; Which being fully proved against the Prisoner the Jury found him
<rs id="t16850604-8-verdict37" type="verdictDescription">
<interp inst="t16850604-8-verdict37" type="verdictCategory" value="guilty"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-8-verdict37" type="verdictSubcategory" value="manslaughter"/> guilty of Manslaughter </rs>.</p>
<p>
<rs id="t16850604-8-punish38" type="punishmentDescription">
<interp inst="t16850604-8-punish38" type="punishmentCategory" value="miscPunish"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-8-punish38" type="punishmentSubcategory" value="branding"/>
<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-8-defend63 t16850604-8-punish38"/>
<note>[Branding. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<interp inst="t16850604-9" type="collection" value="BAILEY"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-9" type="year" value="1685"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-9" type="uri" value="sessionsPapers/16850604"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-9" type="date" value="16850604"/>
<join result="criminalCharge" id="t16850604-9-off40-c49" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-9-defend67 t16850604-9-off40 t16850604-9-verdict41"/>
<p>
<persName id="t16850604-9-defend67" type="defendantName"> Joseph Williams
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<interp inst="t16850604-9-defend67" type="given" value="Joseph"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-9-defend67" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , of the Parish of
<placeName id="t16850604-9-defloc39">St. Martins in the Fields</placeName>
<interp inst="t16850604-9-defloc39" type="placeName" value="St. Martins in the Fields"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-9-defloc39" type="type" value="defendantHome"/>
<join result="persNamePlace" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-9-defend67 t16850604-9-defloc39"/>, Indicted for
<rs id="t16850604-9-off40" type="offenceDescription">
<interp inst="t16850604-9-off40" type="offenceCategory" value="theft"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-9-off40" type="offenceSubcategory" value="grandLarceny"/> stealing 12 Ounces of sewing Silk, valued 10 shillings </rs>, from
<persName id="t16850604-9-victim69" type="victimName"> Thomas Jones
<interp inst="t16850604-9-victim69" type="surname" value="Jones"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-9-victim69" type="given" value="Thomas"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-9-victim69" type="gender" value="male"/>
<join result="offenceVictim" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-9-off40 t16850604-9-victim69"/> </persName> ; the Evidence for the King against the Prisoner was very Clear, some of the Silk being found upon him, and being seen to take the same from under the Grate of the Shop of the said Jones, he was found
<rs id="t16850604-9-verdict41" type="verdictDescription">
<interp inst="t16850604-9-verdict41" type="verdictCategory" value="guilty"/> guilty </rs> of Felony.</p>
<p>
<rs id="t16850604-9-punish42" type="punishmentDescription">
<interp inst="t16850604-9-punish42" type="punishmentCategory" value="miscPunish"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-9-punish42" type="punishmentSubcategory" value="branding"/>
<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-9-defend67 t16850604-9-punish42"/>
<note>[Branding. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<interp inst="t16850604-10" type="year" value="1685"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-10" type="uri" value="sessionsPapers/16850604"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-10" type="date" value="16850604"/>
<join result="criminalCharge" id="t16850604-10-off45-c51" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-10-defend71 t16850604-10-off45 t16850604-10-verdict46"/>
<p>
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<interp inst="t16850604-10-defend71" type="given" value="Thomas"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-10-defend71" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , of the Parish of
<placeName id="t16850604-10-defloc43">Harefield</placeName>
<interp inst="t16850604-10-defloc43" type="placeName" value="Harefield"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-10-defloc43" type="type" value="defendantHome"/>
<join result="persNamePlace" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-10-defend71 t16850604-10-defloc43"/>, in the County of Middlesex,
<rs id="t16850604-10-deflabel44" type="occupation">Labourer</rs>
<join result="persNameOccupation" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-10-defend71 t16850604-10-deflabel44"/>, Indicted for
<rs id="t16850604-10-off45" type="offenceDescription">
<interp inst="t16850604-10-off45" type="offenceCategory" value="theft"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-10-off45" type="offenceSubcategory" value="animalTheft"/> Stealing two Lambs </rs>, from one
<persName id="t16850604-10-victim73" type="victimName"> Thomas Lewis
<interp inst="t16850604-10-victim73" type="surname" value="Lewis"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-10-victim73" type="given" value="Thomas"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-10-victim73" type="gender" value="male"/>
<join result="offenceVictim" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-10-off45 t16850604-10-victim73"/> </persName> ; which appeared very fully against him, by his Examination and Confession before the Justice of Peace; which being Read in Court, the Jury found him
<rs id="t16850604-10-verdict46" type="verdictDescription">
<interp inst="t16850604-10-verdict46" type="verdictCategory" value="guilty"/> guilty </rs> of Felony.</p>
<p>
<rs id="t16850604-10-punish47" type="punishmentDescription">
<interp inst="t16850604-10-punish47" type="punishmentCategory" value="miscPunish"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-10-punish47" type="punishmentSubcategory" value="branding"/>
<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-10-defend71 t16850604-10-punish47"/>
<note>[Branding. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<interp inst="t16850604-11" type="date" value="16850604"/>
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<p>
<persName id="t16850604-11-defend75" type="defendantName"> Jane Wilmot
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<interp inst="t16850604-11-defend75" type="given" value="Jane"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-11-defend75" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> of the Parish of
<placeName id="t16850604-11-defloc48">St. Bennets</placeName>
<interp inst="t16850604-11-defloc48" type="placeName" value="St. Bennets"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-11-defloc48" type="type" value="defendantHome"/>
<join result="persNamePlace" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-11-defend75 t16850604-11-defloc48"/>, was indicted for
<rs id="t16850604-11-off49" type="offenceDescription">
<interp inst="t16850604-11-off49" type="offenceCategory" value="theft"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-11-off49" type="offenceSubcategory" value="shoplifting"/> stealing divers pieces of Holland from
<persName id="t16850604-11-victim77" type="victimName"> Lydia Cantrell
<interp inst="t16850604-11-victim77" type="surname" value="Cantrell"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-11-victim77" type="given" value="Lydia"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-11-victim77" type="gender" value="female"/>
<join result="offenceVictim" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-11-off49 t16850604-11-victim77"/> </persName> . The Evidence against the Prisoner was, That she, with another woman, came into Cantrell's shop to cheapen some Hoods, at which time she lost the said Linnen </rs>; but there being no positive Proof against the Prisoner, the Jury brought her in
<rs id="t16850604-11-verdict50" type="verdictDescription">
<interp inst="t16850604-11-verdict50" type="verdictCategory" value="notGuilty"/> Not Guilty </rs>.</p> </div1>
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<interp inst="t16850604-12" type="collection" value="BAILEY"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-12" type="year" value="1685"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-12" type="uri" value="sessionsPapers/16850604"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-12" type="date" value="16850604"/>
<join result="criminalCharge" id="t16850604-12-off52-c55" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-12-defend79 t16850604-12-off52 t16850604-12-verdict53"/>
<p>
<persName id="t16850604-12-defend79" type="defendantName"> Mary Bennet
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<interp inst="t16850604-12-defend79" type="given" value="Mary"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-12-defend79" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> , of the Parish of
<placeName id="t16850604-12-defloc51">S. Martins in the Fields</placeName>
<interp inst="t16850604-12-defloc51" type="placeName" value="S. Martins in the Fields"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-12-defloc51" type="type" value="defendantHome"/>
<join result="persNamePlace" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-12-defend79 t16850604-12-defloc51"/>, Indicted for
<rs id="t16850604-12-off52" type="offenceDescription">
<interp inst="t16850604-12-off52" type="offenceCategory" value="theft"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-12-off52" type="offenceSubcategory" value="grandLarceny"/> Stealing 24. l. </rs> from one
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<note>[Branding. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<join result="offenceVictim" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-21-off91 t16850604-21-victim113"/> </persName> </rs>. The Evidence against the Prisoner was, that the said Bedford about five Years since came to the house of Mr. King in
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<join result="offencePlace" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-21-off91 t16850604-21-crimeloc92"/>, where he met with the said Garland, in Company with the said Bedfords Wife, at which time, there arose some Words between the said Bedford and Garland, upon which they went out together, and after some short time, Bedfords Wife cried out Help, Help: Some Persons hearing the Noise, went to see what was the Matter, where they found Garland lying Dead on the Ground, and the Prisoners Wife Weeping over him, and being demanded who Killed him, she said she knew not; but it appearing by the Prisoners own Confession before the Coroner, that he was the Person that Killed him, the Jury found him
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<note>[Branding. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<interp inst="t16850604-22-off95" type="offenceCategory" value="theft"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-22-off95" type="offenceSubcategory" value="theftFromPlace"/> Stealing a Silver Flaggon </rs>, from one
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<interp inst="t16850604-22-victim117" type="given" value="John"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-22-victim117" type="gender" value="male"/>
<join result="offenceVictim" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-22-off95 t16850604-22-victim117"/> </persName> . The Evidence against the Prisoner, that he came to drink at Hattons House the
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<join result="offenceCrimeDate" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-22-off95 t16850604-22-cd96"/> and Stole away the Pott, and immediately afterwards offered it to Sale to a Goldsmith; which being fully proved against him, and the Prisoner having nothing to say in Vindication of himself, the Jury found him
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<note>[Branding. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<interp inst="t16850604-23-off100" type="offenceCategory" value="theft"/>
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<rs id="t16850604-23-viclabel101" type="occupation">Mr.</rs>
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<join result="offenceVictim" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-23-off100 t16850604-23-victim119"/> </persName> . The Evidence against him was very Strong; and he having nothing to say in Vindication of himself, he was found
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<interp inst="t16850604-23-verdict102" type="verdictCategory" value="guilty"/> guilty </rs> of Felony.</p>
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<note>[Death. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<interp inst="t16850604-24-off105" type="offenceCategory" value="theft"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-24-off105" type="offenceSubcategory" value="theftFromPlace"/> Stealing a Silver Cup from
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<interp inst="t16850604-24-victim123" type="given" value="Thomas"/>
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<join result="offenceVictim" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-24-off105 t16850604-24-victim123"/> </persName> , the
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<interp inst="t16850604-24-verdict107" type="verdictSubcategory" value="nonComposMentis"/> the Prisoner appearing to be little less than a Fool, he was Acquitted </rs>.</p> </div1>
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<join result="persNamePlace" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-25-defend125 t16850604-25-defloc108"/>, was Indicted for
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<interp inst="t16850604-25-off109" type="offenceCategory" value="theft"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-25-off109" type="offenceSubcategory" value="grandLarceny"/> Stealing 19 Yards of striped Silk, value 4 l. with divers other Goods </rs>, from one
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<interp inst="t16850604-25-victim127" type="surname" value="Young"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-25-victim127" type="given" value="William"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-25-victim127" type="gender" value="male"/>
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<join result="persNameOccupation" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-25-victim127 t16850604-25-viclabel110"/> in
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<join result="offencePlace" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-25-off109 t16850604-25-crimeloc111"/>. That the Prisoner the
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<join result="offenceCrimeDate" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-25-off109 t16850604-25-cd112"/> came to Mr. Youngs House, and Stole away the said Goods. The Proof against him being clear; for when he was taken, he confessed the same; whereupon he was found
<rs id="t16850604-25-verdict113" type="verdictDescription">
<interp inst="t16850604-25-verdict113" type="verdictCategory" value="guilty"/> guilty </rs> of Felony.</p>
<p>
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<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-25-defend125 t16850604-25-punish114"/>
<note>[Transportation. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<interp inst="t16850604-26-off116" type="offenceCategory" value="theft"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-26-off116" type="offenceSubcategory" value="other"/> stealing a Caster Hat, with divers other Goods </rs>, from
<persName id="t16850604-26-victim131" type="victimName"> Mary Brown
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<interp inst="t16850604-26-victim131" type="gender" value="female"/>
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<interp inst="t16850604-26-verdict118" type="verdictSubcategory" value="noEvidence"/> Acquitted </rs>.</p> </div1>
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<interp inst="t16850604-27-off120" type="offenceCategory" value="theft"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-27-off120" type="offenceSubcategory" value="animalTheft"/> Stealing 3 Cows, value each 3 l. </rs> the Goods of
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<interp inst="t16850604-27-victim134" type="given" value="William"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-27-victim134" type="gender" value="male"/>
<join result="offenceVictim" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-27-off120 t16850604-27-victim134"/> </persName> ,
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<join result="offenceCrimeDate" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-27-off120 t16850604-27-cd121"/> in the 36th Year of King Charles the Second; but there being no positive Proof against the Prisoner, he was
<rs id="t16850604-27-verdict122" type="verdictDescription">
<interp inst="t16850604-27-verdict122" type="verdictCategory" value="notGuilty"/> Acquitted </rs>.</p> </div1>
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<join result="persNamePlace" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-28-defend136 t16850604-28-defloc123"/>, Indicted for
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<interp inst="t16850604-28-off124" type="offenceCategory" value="theft"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-28-off124" type="offenceSubcategory" value="grandLarceny"/> Stealing a Blood stone, value three shillings </rs>, from one
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<interp inst="t16850604-28-victim138" type="given" value="Thomas"/>
<interp inst="t16850604-28-victim138" type="gender" value="male"/>
<join result="offenceVictim" targOrder="Y" targets="t16850604-28-off124 t16850604-28-victim138"/> </persName> . The Evidence for the King being clear, she was found
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<note>[Whipping. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Death -respited for pregnancy. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Transportation. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Transportation. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Death. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<p>The Tryals being over, the Court proceeded to give Judgment, as followeth:</p>
<p>Four Ordered to be Transported, viz.</p>
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<p>Nine Burnt in the Hand, viz.</p>
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<p>Six to be Whipt, viz.</p>
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<persName id="s16850604-1-person180"> John Clayton
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<interp inst="s16850604-1-person180" type="given" value="John"/>
<interp inst="s16850604-1-person180" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , Hessins Hodge,
<persName id="s16850604-1-person181"> William Lydall
<interp inst="s16850604-1-person181" type="surname" value="Lydall"/>
<interp inst="s16850604-1-person181" type="given" value="William"/>
<interp inst="s16850604-1-person181" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,
<persName id="s16850604-1-person182"> Margaret Morris
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<interp inst="s16850604-1-person182" type="given" value="Margaret"/>
<interp inst="s16850604-1-person182" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> .</p>
<p>Seven received Sentence of Death, viz.</p>
<p>
<persName id="s16850604-1-person183"> Thomas Saltmarsh
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<interp inst="s16850604-1-person183" type="given" value="Thomas"/>
<interp inst="s16850604-1-person183" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,
<persName id="s16850604-1-person184"> William Woodwin
<interp inst="s16850604-1-person184" type="surname" value="Woodwin"/>
<interp inst="s16850604-1-person184" type="given" value="William"/>
<interp inst="s16850604-1-person184" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,
<persName id="s16850604-1-person185"> Mary Cary
<interp inst="s16850604-1-person185" type="surname" value="Cary"/>
<interp inst="s16850604-1-person185" type="given" value="Mary"/>
<interp inst="s16850604-1-person185" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> ,
<persName id="s16850604-1-person186"> John Pilborow
<interp inst="s16850604-1-person186" type="surname" value="Pilborow"/>
<interp inst="s16850604-1-person186" type="given" value="John"/>
<interp inst="s16850604-1-person186" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,
<persName id="s16850604-1-person187"> Edward Little
<interp inst="s16850604-1-person187" type="surname" value="Little"/>
<interp inst="s16850604-1-person187" type="given" value="Edward"/>
<interp inst="s16850604-1-person187" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,
<persName id="s16850604-1-person188"> Mary Rapyer
<interp inst="s16850604-1-person188" type="surname" value="Rapyer"/>
<interp inst="s16850604-1-person188" type="given" value="Mary"/>
<interp inst="s16850604-1-person188" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> ,
<persName id="s16850604-1-person189"> John Gorden
<interp inst="s16850604-1-person189" type="surname" value="Gorden"/>
<interp inst="s16850604-1-person189" type="given" value="John"/>
<interp inst="s16850604-1-person189" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> .</p>
<p>
<persName id="s16850604-1-person190"> Mary Cary
<interp inst="s16850604-1-person190" type="surname" value="Cary"/>
<interp inst="s16850604-1-person190" type="given" value="Mary"/>
<interp inst="s16850604-1-person190" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> and
<persName id="s16850604-1-person191"> Mary Rapier
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<interp inst="s16850604-1-person191" type="given" value="Mary"/>
<interp inst="s16850604-1-person191" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> pleaded their Bellies, and were found by a Jury of Women to be Quick with Child.</p> </div1> </div0> </body> </text></TEI.2>

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