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<p>THE PROCEEDINGS ON THE KING's Commission of the Peace, AND</p>
<p>Oyer and Terminer, and Goal-Delivery of Newgate, held for the CITY of London, and COUNTY of Middlesex, at Justice-Hall in the Old Bayly,</p>
<p>ON</p>
<p>Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, being the 27th, 28th and 29th of April, 1720. In the Sixth Year of His MAJESTY's Reign.</p>
<p>6 May 1720.</p>
<p>BEFORE the Right Honourable Sir
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<p>The Jurors Names were as followeth:</p>
<p>London Jury.</p>
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<p>Middlesex Jury.</p>
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<interp inst="t17200427-21-verdict105" type="verdictCategory" value="notGuilty"/> Acquitted </rs> her.</p> </div1>
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<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t17200427-22-defend132 t17200427-22-punish110"/> Transportation </rs>.</p> </div1>
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<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t17200427-23-defend136 t17200427-23-punish116"/> Death </rs>.</p> </div1>
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<interp inst="t17200427-41-off209" type="offenceSubcategory" value="grandLarceny"/> feloniously stealing a Hat value 4 s. </rs> the Goods of the Right Honourable the
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<persName id="t17200427-59-defend307" type="defendantName"> Lewis Vain
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<interp inst="t17200427-59-off297" type="offenceSubcategory" value="animalTheft"/> feloniously stealing a black Mare value 7 l. </rs> the Goods of
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<join result="offenceCrimeDate" targOrder="Y" targets="t17200427-59-off297 t17200427-59-cd298"/> last. The Prosecutor deposed that he lost his Mare out of the
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<join result="offencePlace" targOrder="Y" targets="t17200427-59-off297 t17200427-59-crimeloc299"/> on the 30th of November, whereupon he advertised it in the News, and had a Letter of advice sent him by Mr. Binks from Topsham near Exeter; whereupon he rid thither and found her.
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<interp inst="t17200427-59-person310" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> deposed, that reading the Advertisement at the Coffee House, found by the Discription, (which was very remarkable) that it must be the same Mare the Prisner rode upon, who had come a Day and half's Journey along with him, whereupon he went to the Inn and secur'd both Mare and Prisoner, and sent a Letter thereof to Mr. Baker; and that the Prisoner offer'd to sell her several times. The Prisoner in his Defence said that he bought her in Smithfield, but could not prove it. The Jury found him
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<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t17200427-59-defend307 t17200427-59-punish301"/> Death </rs>.</p> </div1>
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<persName id="t17200427-60-defend312" type="defendantName"> Thomas Weaver
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<join result="persNamePlace" targOrder="Y" targets="t17200427-60-defend312 t17200427-60-defloc302"/> was indicted for a Trespass in
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<interp inst="t17200427-60-off303" type="offenceSubcategory" value="theftFromPlace"/> taking 6 Pound of Lead from the Dwelling-House of
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<join result="offenceVictim" targOrder="Y" targets="t17200427-60-off303 t17200427-60-victim314"/> </persName> </rs> which was fix'd to the Freehold. but the Evidence not sufficient, the Jury
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<interp inst="t17200427-60-verdict304" type="verdictCategory" value="notGuilty"/> Acquitted </rs> him.</p> </div1>
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<persName id="t17200427-61-defend316" type="defendantName"> Mary Smith
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<interp inst="t17200427-61-off306" type="offenceSubcategory" value="grandLarceny"/> feloniously stealing 2 Yards of Broad-Cloth value 12 s. </rs> the Goods of
<persName id="t17200427-61-victim318" type="victimName"> Charles Hadley
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<join result="offenceCrimeDate" targOrder="Y" targets="t17200427-61-off306 t17200427-61-cd307"/> last. It appeared that she took the Goods off the Tenters in a Tenter-Ground in
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<join result="offencePlace" targOrder="Y" targets="t17200427-61-off306 t17200427-61-crimeloc308"/>, but being seen by two Persons, was taken. The Jury found her
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<interp inst="t17200427-61-verdict309" type="verdictSubcategory" value="theftunder1s"/> Guilty to the value of 10 d. </rs>
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<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t17200427-61-defend316 t17200427-61-punish310"/> Transportation </rs>.</p> </div1>
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<persName id="t17200427-62-defend320" type="defendantName"> Alice Duton
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<interp inst="t17200427-62-off312" type="offenceSubcategory" value="grandLarceny"/> feloniously stealing a Fustian-Frock and Wastcoat </rs>, the Goods of
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