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<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="16860414001"/>THE PROCEEDINGS ON THE King's Commissions Of the PEACE,
<p>And Oyer and Terminer, and Goal Delivery of Newgate, Held for the City of London and County of Middlesex, at JUSTICE-HALL in the OLD BAYLY</p>
<p>The 14th. and 15th. days of April 1686.</p>
<p>And in the 2d. Year of His Majesties Reign.</p>
<p>THE Sessions of Peace, Oyer and Terminer, and Goal-Delivery of Newgate; Held at Justice-Hall in the Old-Bayly; on Wednesday, and Thursday, the 14th. and 15th. Days of April 1686. Before the Right Honourable Sir
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<interp inst="f16860414-1-person2" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> Kt. Recorder of the aforesaid City, with others of His Majesties Justices of the Peace, for London and, Middlesex. The Jurors were as follow,</p>
<p>London Jury.</p>
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<p>
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<p>
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<p>
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<p>Middlesex Jury.</p>
<p>
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<p>
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<p>
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<p>
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<p>The Proceedings were as follow, viz.</p> </div1>
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<note>[Transportation. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Branding. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[No punishment. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Branding. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Steers: Death. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p>
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<note>[Rose: Death -respited for pregnancy. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<p>The Tryals being over, the Court proceeded to give Sentence as follows.</p>
<p>Order'd to be Transported Two, viz.</p>
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<p>Burnt in the Hand Seven, viz.</p>
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<p>Divers were Acquitted, by Virtue of His Majestys Most Gracious Pardon with out having their Tryals, and Three laid claim thereto after Conviction, viz.
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<p>The Right Honourable the Earl of Stam ford was likewise discharged by His Majesties Most Gracious Pardon.</p>
<p>Received Sentence of Death Five, viz.</p>
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<p>But
<persName id="s16860414-1-person128"> Elizabeth Churchill
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<p>The Judgement of Thomas Wall for runing from his Colours, was defered till the next Sessions.</p> </div1> </div0> </body> </text></TEI.2>

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