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<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="16901210001"/>THE PROCEEDINGS ON THE King and Queens Commissions OF THE Peace, 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-BAILY. On Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Wednesday, being the 10th, 11th, 12th, 13th, and 17th Days of December, 1690.
<p>And in the Second Year of Their MAJESTIES Reign.</p>
<p>THE Sessions of Peace, Oyer and Terminer, and Gaol Delivery of Newgate, held at Justice-Hall in the Old-Baily, on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Wednesday, being the 10th, 11th, 12th, 13th and 17th Days of December, 1690. Before the Right Honourable Sir
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<p>The Jurors were as follow:</p>
<p>London Jury,</p>
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<p>Middlesex Jury,</p>
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<p>The Proceedings were these:</p> </div1>
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<interp inst="t16901210-1-off2" type="offenceSubcategory" value="theftFromPlace"/> Stealing a silver Salver value 40 s. two Salts value 24 s. a silver Cup value 3 l. out of the House of the Right Honourable the
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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>Ordered for Transportation.</p>
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<p>William comb,
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<persName id="s16901210-1-person308">A.S. John Wright</persName> , Joyce Fletcher
<persName id="s16901210-1-person309"> Henry Abby
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<p>
<persName id="s16901210-1-person310"> Robert Jones
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<p>Of the Women condemned.</p>
<p>A. C. Sarah Cane and Elizabeth Trant pleaded their Beffies, yet only the former was found to be quick with Child.</p>
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<p>After Judgment was given, the following Persons formerly convicted, pleaded Their Majesties most gracious Pardon on their it knees, Viz.
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