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<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="16960909001"/>THE Proceedings on the King's Commission of 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, Monday, and Thursday, being the 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 14th, and 17th Days of September, 1696.</p>
<p>And in the Eighth Year of His MAJESTIES Reign.</p>
<p>THE Sessions of Peace, and Oyer and Terminer, Gaol-Delivery of Newgate, held at Justice-Hall in the Old-Bayly, on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Monday, and Thursday, being the 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 14th, and 17th Days of September, 1696. Before the Right Honourable Sir
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<p>The Jurors are as follow:</p>
<p>London Jury.</p>
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<p>Middlesex Jury.</p>
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<note>[Transportation. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Povey: Death -respited for pregnancy. 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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<note>[Branding. See summary.]</note> </rs> </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>[Branding. 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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<note>[Branding. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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