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<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="16970901001"/>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 Wednesdy, Friday, Saturday, and Monday, being the 1st, 3d, 4th, and 6th Days of September, 1697.</p>
<p>And in the Ninth 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, Friday, Saturday, and Monday, being the 1st, 3d, 4th, and 6th Days of September, 1697. 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>
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<p>
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<p>Middlesex Jury.</p>
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<p>
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<p>
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<p>
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<p>
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<p>
<persName id="f16970901-1-person21" type="jurorName"> Jonathan Rich
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<note>[Branding. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<p>She was likewise a second time indicted for
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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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<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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<note>[Death -respited for pregnancy. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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