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<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="16950828001"/>The Proceedings of the KING's Commission on the Peace, 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.</p>
<p>On Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, being the 28th, 29th, 30th, 31st Days of August, and Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, the 3d, 4th and 5th Days of September, 1695. And in the Seventh Year of his MAJESTY's Reign.</p>
<p>THE Sessions of Peace, and Oyer and Terminer, and Gaol-delivery of Newgate, held at Justice-Hall in the Old-Bayly, on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, being the 28th, 29th, 30th and 31st Days of August, and Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, being the 3d, 4th and 5th Days of September, 1695 before the Right Honourable Sir
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<p>The Jurors were as follow:</p>
<p>London Jury.</p>
<p>
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<p>Middlesex Jury.</p>
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<persName id="f16950828-1-person16" type="jurorName"> Nicholas Goodwyn
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<persName id="f16950828-1-person19" type="jurorName"> Stephen Cleve
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<persName id="f16950828-1-person21" type="jurorName"> John Preston
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<persName id="f16950828-1-person22" type="jurorName"> Daniel Bifeild
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<note>[Branding. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Death. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Stocken: Military/Naval duty. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Branding. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p>
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<note>[Thomas: Death. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p>
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<note>[Rosamond: Death -respited for pregnancy. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Text unreadable in original.]</note>. He had a Mare likewise hard by that was worth 20l. The Prisoner had little to say, but that he never declared he was an Egyptian. The Evidence fully proving it against him, he was found
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