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<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="16961209001"/>THE Proceedings on 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, and Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, the 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 14th, 16th, 17th, and 18th of December, 1696.</p>
<p>And in the Eighth 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, Saturday, and Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, being the 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 14th, 16th, 17th, and 18th Days of December, 1696. Before the Right Honourable Sir
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<p>The Jurors are as follow:</p>
<p>London Jury.</p>
<p>
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<p>Middlesex Jury.</p>
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<p>The Proceedings were these:</p> </div1>
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<join result="offencePlace" targOrder="Y" targets="t16961209-14-off89 t16961209-14-crimeloc92"/> they spied the Sash of the Window open, and they went in and took the Goods, and went their ways.
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<interp inst="t16961209-14-verdict93" type="verdictSubcategory" value="lesserOffence"/> It not being Burglary, they were acquitted of that, and found all Guilty of Felony only </rs>.</p>
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<note>[Powell, Walton, Marshall: Death. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p>
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<note>[Spires: Branding. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p>
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<note>[Spires: Military/Naval duty. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Branding. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p>
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