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<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="16870831001"/>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</p>
<p>OLD-BAYLY,</p>
<p>The 31st. of August and 1st. and 3d of September, 1687.</p>
<p>And in the 3d. Year of His Majesties Reign</p>
<p>AT the Sessions of Peace, Oyer and Terminer, and Goal Delivery of Newgate; Held at Justice-Hall in the Old Bayly; on Wednesday, Thursday, and Saturday, the 31st of August, and 1st and 3d of September, 1687 Before the Right Honourable Sir
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<interp inst="f16870831-1-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</p>
<p>The Jurors were as follow.</p>
<p>London Jury.</p>
<p>
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<p>
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<p>The Proceedings were as follows, viz.</p> </div1>
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<note>[No punishment. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Whipping. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p>
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<note>[Fine. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p>
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<note>[Imprisonment. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p>
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<note>[Provide sureties for good behaviour. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<join result="offenceVictim" targOrder="Y" targets="t16870831-3-off15 t16870831-3-victim49"/> </persName> , at what time they Beat and much Bruised one Rust, and others who Aided the Constables in order to disperse them </rs>; but the proof being only against Jones, Kendrick, and Springham, they were found
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<interp inst="t16870831-3-verdict17" type="verdictCategory" value="guilty"/> Guilty </rs> of the Ryot, and the other four against whom there was no possitive Proof of their being in the Croud, or any ways Aiding or Abeting, were
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<interp inst="t16870831-3-verdict18" type="verdictCategory" value="notGuilty"/> Acquitted </rs>.</p>
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<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t16870831-3-defend42 t16870831-3-punish19"/>
<note>[Whipping. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p>
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<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t16870831-3-defend41 t16870831-3-punish20"/>
<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t16870831-3-defend42 t16870831-3-punish20"/>
<note>[Fine. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p>
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<interp inst="t16870831-3-punish21" type="punishmentCategory" value="imprison"/>
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<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t16870831-3-defend40 t16870831-3-punish21"/>
<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t16870831-3-defend41 t16870831-3-punish21"/>
<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t16870831-3-defend42 t16870831-3-punish21"/>
<note>[Imprisonment. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p>
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<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t16870831-3-defend40 t16870831-3-punish22"/>
<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t16870831-3-defend41 t16870831-3-punish22"/>
<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t16870831-3-defend42 t16870831-3-punish22"/>
<note>[Provide sureties for good behaviour. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<interp inst="t16870831-4-defend52" type="given" value="William"/>
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<interp inst="t16870831-4-off23" type="offenceCategory" value="breakingPeace"/>
<interp inst="t16870831-4-off23" type="offenceSubcategory" value="riot"/> being Riotously and Tumultuoutly Assembled, together with 500 other persons, on the
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<join result="offenceCrimeDate" targOrder="Y" targets="t16870831-4-off23 t16870831-4-cd24"/> last, forcibly entered and pulled down the Shead or Musique Booth of
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<join result="offenceVictim" targOrder="Y" targets="t16870831-4-off23 t16870831-4-victim53"/> </persName> , breaking and destroying all his Goods, &c. </rs> and it appearing upon Tryal, that they were actually instrumental therein the Jury round them
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<interp inst="t16870831-4-verdict25" type="verdictCategory" value="guilty"/> Guilty </rs> of the Ryot.</p>
<p>
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<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t16870831-4-defend50 t16870831-4-punish26"/>
<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t16870831-4-defend52 t16870831-4-punish26"/>
<note>[Whipping. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p>
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<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t16870831-4-defend50 t16870831-4-punish27"/>
<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t16870831-4-defend52 t16870831-4-punish27"/>
<note>[Fine. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p>
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<interp inst="t16870831-4-punish28" type="punishmentCategory" value="imprison"/>
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<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t16870831-4-defend50 t16870831-4-punish28"/>
<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t16870831-4-defend52 t16870831-4-punish28"/>
<note>[Imprisonment. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p>
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<interp inst="t16870831-4-punish29" type="punishmentSubcategory" value="sureties"/>
<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t16870831-4-defend50 t16870831-4-punish29"/>
<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t16870831-4-defend52 t16870831-4-punish29"/>
<note>[Provide sureties for good behaviour. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<interp inst="t16870831-5-defend58" type="given" value="J -"/>
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<interp inst="t16870831-5-off30" type="offenceCategory" value="theft"/>
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<interp inst="t16870831-5-victim62" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> </rs>: The Evidence against them was, that they were found in the house, and had taken the Goods out of the Trunk of Mr. Chapple; and although they over power'd him; and made their escape at a back. Door, and got into an adjacent Yard, yet upon his crying out Thieves, and help coming in, they after some resistance were taken, and not being able to deny the Fact but rather excusing It upon each other, they were found
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<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t16870831-5-defend58 t16870831-5-punish33"/>
<note>[Death. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<join result="nameAlias" targOrder="Y" targets="t16870831-6-defend63 t16870831-6-alias-2"/>Williams</rs>
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<interp inst="t16870831-6-off34" type="offenceCategory" value="theft"/>
<interp inst="t16870831-6-off34" type="offenceSubcategory" value="grandLarceny"/> stealing a Silver Tankard, value 6 l. </rs> from
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<join result="offenceVictim" targOrder="Y" targets="t16870831-6-off34 t16870831-6-victim66"/> </persName> of
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<join result="offencePlace" targOrder="Y" targets="t16870831-6-off34 t16870831-6-crimeloc35"/>, on the
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<interp inst="t16870831-6-verdict37" type="verdictSubcategory" value="pleadedGuilty"/> pleaded Guilty </rs> to all others within the Benefit of the Clergy.</p>
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<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t16870831-6-defend63 t16870831-6-punish38"/>
<note>[Branding. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Whipping. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Whipping. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Stockwell: Branding. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Branding. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Whipping. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Whipping. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Whipping. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Branding. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Branding. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<p>S - r</p>
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<interp inst="s16870831-1-person241" type="given" value="John"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person241" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> .</p>
<p>Order'd to be Transported 1, viz.</p>
<p>
<persName id="s16870831-1-person242"> Joseph Uting
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person242" type="surname" value="Uting"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person242" type="given" value="Joseph"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person242" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> .</p>
<p>The Persons that Received Sentence of Death were 13, viz.</p>
<p>
<persName id="s16870831-1-person243"> George Ogleby
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person243" type="surname" value="Ogleby"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person243" type="given" value="George"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person243" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,</p>
<p>J - C -</p>
<p>
<persName id="s16870831-1-person244"> Samuel Kidwell
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person244" type="surname" value="Kidwell"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person244" type="given" value="Samuel"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person244" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,</p>
<p>
<persName id="s16870831-1-person245"> Thomas Garret
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person245" type="surname" value="Garret"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person245" type="given" value="Thomas"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person245" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> alias Knowles,</p>
<p>
<persName id="s16870831-1-person246"> William Edwards
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person246" type="surname" value="Edwards"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person246" type="given" value="William"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person246" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,</p>
<p>
<persName id="s16870831-1-person247"> Mary Benson
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person247" type="surname" value="Benson"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person247" type="given" value="Mary"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person247" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> ,</p>
<p>
<persName id="s16870831-1-person248"> Charles Hews
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person248" type="surname" value="Hews"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person248" type="given" value="Charles"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person248" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,</p>
<p>
<persName id="s16870831-1-person249"> John Stafford
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person249" type="surname" value="Stafford"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person249" type="given" value="John"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person249" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,</p>
<p>T - C -</p>
<p>
<persName id="s16870831-1-person250"> Thomas Littleford
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person250" type="surname" value="Littleford"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person250" type="given" value="Thomas"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person250" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,</p>
<p>
<persName id="s16870831-1-person251"> Peter Minchal
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person251" type="surname" value="Minchal"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person251" type="given" value="Peter"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person251" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,</p>
<p>
<persName id="s16870831-1-person252"> Philip Staines
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person252" type="surname" value="Staines"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person252" type="given" value="Philip"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person252" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,</p>
<p>
<persName id="s16870831-1-person253"> Mary King
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person253" type="surname" value="King"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person253" type="given" value="Mary"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person253" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> ,</p>
<p>and M - R - who had incur'd the like Penalty, was repreived before Judgment.</p>
<p>Sentenced to be Whip'd as Pettilarcenary, 7, viz.</p>
<p>
<persName id="s16870831-1-person254"> Giles Berns
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person254" type="surname" value="Berns"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person254" type="given" value="Giles"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person254" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,</p>
<p>
<persName id="s16870831-1-person255"> Thomas Mathews
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person255" type="surname" value="Mathews"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person255" type="given" value="Thomas"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person255" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,</p>
<p>
<persName id="s16870831-1-person256"> Robert Brown
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person256" type="surname" value="Brown"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person256" type="given" value="Robert"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person256" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,</p>
<p>
<persName id="s16870831-1-person257"> Roger Clark
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person257" type="surname" value="Clark"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person257" type="given" value="Roger"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person257" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,</p>
<p>
<persName id="s16870831-1-person258"> Robert Andrews
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person258" type="surname" value="Andrews"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person258" type="given" value="Robert"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person258" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,</p>
<p>William Lacton,</p>
<p>
<persName id="s16870831-1-person259"> Ruth Barnes
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person259" type="surname" value="Barnes"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person259" type="given" value="Ruth"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person259" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> ,</p>
<p>The Women that received Sentence of Death pleaded their Bellys, but upon the Enquiry of a Jury of Women Impannel'd for that purpose only
<persName id="s16870831-1-person260"> Mary King
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person260" type="surname" value="King"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person260" type="given" value="Mary"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person260" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> was found quick with Child.</p>
<p>The Persons Sentenced as Ryoters, were 8, viz.</p>
<p>
<persName id="s16870831-1-person261"> John Moor
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person261" type="surname" value="Moor"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person261" type="given" value="John"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person261" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,</p>
<p>
<persName id="s16870831-1-person262"> Richard Baston
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person262" type="surname" value="Baston"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person262" type="given" value="Richard"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person262" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,</p>
<p>
<persName id="s16870831-1-person263"> Jonas Kendrick
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person263" type="surname" value="Kendrick"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person263" type="given" value="Jonas"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person263" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,</p>
<p>
<persName id="s16870831-1-person264"> Simon Williams
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person264" type="surname" value="Williams"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person264" type="given" value="Simon"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person264" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,</p>
<p>Obadia Bows,</p>
<p>
<persName id="s16870831-1-person265"> Elias Jones
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person265" type="surname" value="Jones"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person265" type="given" value="Elias"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person265" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,</p>
<p>
<persName id="s16870831-1-person266"> John Springham
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person266" type="surname" value="Springham"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person266" type="given" value="John"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person266" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> </p>
<p>
<persName id="s16870831-1-person267"> William Wild
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person267" type="surname" value="Wild"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person267" type="given" value="William"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person267" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> .</p>
<p>These being found Guilty of a Ryot, where Sentenced to be Whip'd from Holbourn Bars to Griffith's House, where it was first Committed, to pay five Marks each, as a Fine to the King. To be put to hard Labour in the House of Correction for the space of three Months, and to find Sureties for their good Behaviour during the Twelve-Month, but Mr. Recorder was pleased to say, he would suspend the Execution of the Sentence, till the Kings pleasure was known in relation thereto.</p>
<p>
<persName id="s16870831-1-person268"> Thomas Griffith
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person268" type="surname" value="Griffith"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person268" type="given" value="Thomas"/>
<interp inst="s16870831-1-person268" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , upon being refused the Bench of his Clergy, as having already incur'd the Penalty of Manslaughter, produced a Pardon for the former Offence, and moved by Counsel that it might be allowed in Bar; but it being a matter of great Moment, the Court suspended his Sentence and consult to consider of it till the next Sessions,</p> </div1> </div0> </body> </text></TEI.2>

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