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<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="172612070001"/>THE PROCEEDINGS ON THE KING'S Commission of the Peace, Oyer and Terminer, Goal-Delivery and FOR THE CITY of LONDON, and COUNTY of MIDDLESEX
<p>HELD AT</p>
<p>JUSTICE-HALL, in the OLD-BAILEY.</p>
<p>During the MAYORILITY of the Rt. Honble Sir
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<p>In the 13th Year of His MAJESTY's Reign.</p>
<p>1727.</p>
<p>LONDON:</p>
<p>Printed by J Read for J. Roberts, at the Oxford Arms, in Warwick Lane.</p>
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<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="172612070002"/>THE PROCEEDINGS AT THE Sessions of the Peace, and Oyer and Terminer, For the CITY of LONDON. AND ON</p>
<p>The King's Commission of Goal-Delivery of Newgate, held at Justice-Hall in the Old-Baily; for the CITY of London, and COUNTY of Middlesex.</p>
<p>ON</p>
<p>Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, being the 7th, 8th, 9th, and 10th, and Wednesday the 14th of December, 1726. in the Thirteenth Year of His MAJESTY's Reign.</p>
<p>BEFORE the Right Honourable Sir
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<p>London Jury.</p>
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<p>Middlesex Jury.</p>
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<p>The Prisoner in his Defence said, That he bought it of a Man that came into the Room where he was for 10 Shillings, but that wanting Proof, the Jury found him
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<p>The Prisoner in his Defence said, That he had work'd for the Prosecutor but about Half a Year, and knew nothing of the Matter; and there not being sufficient Proof, the Jury
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<note>[Transportation. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<interp inst="t17261207-11-verdict44" type="verdictCategory" value="notGuilty"/> Acquitted </rs>.</p> </div1>
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<note>[Transportation. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Transportation. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<interp inst="t17261207-14-verdict56" type="verdictCategory" value="notGuilty"/> Acquitted </rs>.</p> </div1>
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<note>[Transportation. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<interp inst="t17261207-16-verdict65" type="verdictCategory" value="notGuilty"/> Acquitted </rs>.</p> </div1>
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<interp inst="t17261207-20-person133" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> thus depos'd. I was going along pretty late at Night, and I happen'd to meet with the Prisoner - or somebody else - I think it was the same Woman - but I can't tell whether it was or no, for I never saw her before nor since, and mahap never may again, and if I never had, it might have been ne'er the worse, but that argues nothing - All that I can be sure of, is, that she was a Woman, and as I take it, she was very much like the Prisoner, and so my Dear, says she, shall we have a Pint together? I don't much matter if I do says I, and then she took me to the
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<p>It appear'd that the Prosecutor lost the Goods, and that the Prisoner offered to sell them to
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<interp inst="t17261207-24-verdict89" type="verdictCategory" value="guilty"/> Guilty </rs>.</p>
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<note>[Transportation. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Transportation. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Transportation. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<interp inst="t17261207-28-person168" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> thus depos'd. - Ay, that's she, - That's the Woman that robb'd me. - I came to London to see my Son, who lives in Fleetstreet, and as I was returning to my Lodging in Smithfield, two Women came up to me: I put them off with my Stick, went into
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<interp inst="t17261207-28-person170" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> and Black Bess had robbed an old Gentleman, and we were directed to a Ginshop in White Horse Alley, where we heard the Prisoner and another quarrelling about dividing a Booty.</p>
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<p>Mr. Haslam deposed. He saw the Prisoner take the Stockings, and stept out after her, brought her back again, and took the Stockings out of her Sleeve.
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<note>[Transportation. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<p>Mr. Flower thus depos'd. Coming cross the Market I saw the Warehouse was broke open, and going to light my Candle I saw Burnham, alias Vernham, with the 3 Flitches of Bacon on his Back; I call'd after him and ask'd where he was going with that Bacon, he made no Answer, but endeavour'd to run away, I pursued him, he threw down the Bacon, the which I tumbled over, but getting up again I overtook and seiz'd him.</p>
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<p>Then Marsh being ask'd what he had to say, proceeded as follows: I belong to the Nasaw, and being destitute of a Lodging and a little fuddled withal, I strouled into Leadenhall-Market, and laid me down on one of the Bulks, but it growing a little lighter I gets up and runs against a Place where I felt some Straw, and going to lie down to sleep I was stopt for a Thief, indeed there was some Bacon there but I did not meddle with it. Being ask'd if he had any Friend to speak to his Character, he answer'd, That he had neither Father nor Mother, Sister or Brother, nor any Friend else but his own dear Person. Burnham was found
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<p>Putland depos'd. That he lost one white Wastcoat, one pair of Stockings, and 2 s. 6 d. in Money.</p>
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<p>A Bay that rode on the Top of the Bath Coach depos'd. That the Horse the Prisoner was taken upon was the same Horse the Man was upon who robbed the Bath Coach.</p>
<p>The Prisoner in his Defence said, That he was going to see his Wife's Relations in the Country, who lived above Sixty Miles distance, and that he found his Horse fail and would not perform his Journey and so was returning to provide himself better. The Prisoner call'd a great many reputable Persons to his Character, who all spoke loudly in his Behalf, and the Jury
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<p>Hatch, a Smith thus depos'd. The Prisoner Marwood sent a Man to me from a Court in Whit cross street to buy the Bar of Iron, and offered it at half the Value; and I ordered a Constable to take them up if they brought it, for I told them it was stole, but I afterwards heard that Mrs. Halsey had bought this Bar of Marwood at full Price.- Marwood's Confession was read in Court, and the Jury found him
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<p>He was a second Time indicted by the Name of John Gately of
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<p>The Prisoner in his Defence said he found them all together, tied up in a dirty Cloth in a Ditch. The Jury found him
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<p>He was a third Time indicted for
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<p>
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<interp inst="t17261207-46-person289" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> thus depos'd. The Prisoner came to my House and call'd for a Mug of Beer, desired me to cast my Eye and see that the Hertford Wagon did not pass by. I went out, but could not see it; then I went out a second Time, and brought him Word it was coming, and the Prisoner came out and stopt the Wagon, order'd the Ropes to be unty'd, and several Boxes to be taken out, and carry'd into my House, then agreed with me for a Cart and Horse to carry the said Goods to the Blue Boar in Whitechappel, but refused to go by Bishopsgate Street, so I went up Brick Lane. When we came to the Inn, the Prisoner took the 4 Boxes down, which he said contained hard Ware and Plate.</p>
<p>Another Evidence depos'd. I keep a Victualling-house, the Royal-Oak at Rotherhith, and on the fourth or fifth of November the Prisoner and a Waterman came together to my House, and brought the Goods with them, and the Prisoner wanted to know how soon he could have an Opportunity to send them to Holland. The next Morning about 7 or 8 o'Clock the Waterman came again and they staid at my House till after Dinner, and then took the Goods away, and went through-bridge with them, where he discharg'd that Waterman, because he might not know where he lodg'd the Goods, and got another Waterman to carry them to Sevenstep Alley, where he had taken a Room for that Purpose: But soon after seeing an Advertisement in one of the News-Papers to apprehend the Prisoner, who had told me his Name, I went and found out the Waterman which he last employ'd, got a Constable and went to the House where the Prisoner was, and secured both him and the Goods.</p>
<p>The Prisoner made a poor trifling Defence. The Jury found him
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<p>Mrs. Harris thus depos'd, It was done in my House; the Deceased quarrelled with two Men one Night a little before, and one of them beat him. - The Prisoner and he came in both together, and plaid a Game at Cribbidge: The Deceased took up the Money, which was two Sixpences, upon which a Quarrel ensued, but there was only two or three Blows.</p>
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<p>The Nurse at the Hospital deposed, That during his illness there, his Sweetheart came to see him, and she heard the Deceased say that her Unkindness had broke his Heart. Upon the Whole the Jury
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<p>Mr. Taylor depos'd, I had the Prisoner in Custody for speaking treasonable Words, and he declared that if the Prosecutors had not charged him with that, the other had not been.</p>
<p>William Hall depos'd, That he saw the Prisoner in Custody, and heard him declare to the same Effect.</p>
<p>Mr. Barnard deposed, That he heard the Prisoner declare, that he would have the Prosecutors in Newgate, because they had prosecuted him.</p>
<p>The Prisoner call'd one Witness to his Reputation, who depos'd, that the Prisoner had work'd for him some Time, and that he knew no Ill of him. The Jury found him
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<note>[Whipping. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Transportation. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<interp inst="t17261207-59-person361" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> thus deposed, I was called to bring a Candle, and seeing the Prisoner, I asked her, what Business she had there? she replied, her Father was fuddled, and threatned to beat her, and she got there to hide herself. - I saw three Bundles which she had made up, one she had carryed away, and hid in her Father's Cellar.</p>
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<interp inst="t17261207-59-person362" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> thus deposed. I came Home about eight of the Clock at Night, and when I came to the Door, shoved it open, and asked, who was there? the Prisoner answered, she was the Woman that lodged above Stairs, I told her, she was not, and if she ever came there again I would kick her A - , not thinking that she had committed a Robbery.</p>
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<interp inst="t17261207-59-person363" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> thus deposed, The fourth of the last Month a little past 8 at Night, hearing a Noise, I went to see what was the Matter, which when I had been informed of, I went in Search of the Prisoner. - I went to her Father's, and looked round the Kitchin, but she was not there. I went and searched the Cellar, but she was not there. I went up one Pair of Stairs, but she was not there. I went into the Garret, and she was not there. At last I looked up the Chimney, and about 7 Foot high in the Chimney there stood the Prisoner stark naked as ever she was born, and just as I looked up down she dropt into the Room: - But had she fell before I had seen her, I should have been sadly frighted. I asked her how she got into the House, and she told me, she could open any Door whatsoever; and then went into her Father's Cellar, where we found the Goods
<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="172612070007"/> here in Court. The Prisoner made little Defence; but a Gentlewoman that she had lived with gave her a good Character: And another Gentlewoman, whom she had served since the Former, deposed, That for six Weeks before the Prisoner left her Service, she was distracted, and that she herself got an eminent Physician to prescribe for the Prisoner. And some that were Evidence against the Prisoner, acknowledged that sometimes she used to do wild Actions; and when asked, why she did so? would answer, Punch bid her do it.
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<interp inst="t17261207-59-verdict238" type="verdictSubcategory" value="nonComposMentis"/> In Consideration of her Lunacy, the Jury acquitted her </rs>.</p> </div1>
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<join result="persNameOccupation" targOrder="Y" targets="t17261207-60-defend365 t17261207-60-deflabel241"/> the Beginning of September last, but he not pleasing me I parted from him in 14 Days, but hearing soon after that he was committed to the Gatehouse, I order'd my Servants to see if they missed any Thing, and finding that there was several Things wanting I went to the Gatehouse, where I found the Prisoner in Bed with the Breeches and Wastecoat on, mention'd in the Indictment
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<p>The Prisoner in his Defence said, The Cloaths were given him by a young Gentleman that was at Mr. Elton's while he was there. The Jury found him
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<p>He was a second Time indicted for a Misdemeanour, for
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<interp inst="t17261207-60-person372" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> thus depos'd, On the 16th Day of October, the Prisoner came to St. James's Chapel, and when Service was over, the Prisoner ask'd me if I did not know one Mr. Lloyd, I told him I did, for he was my Brother, he said he lov'd me for my Brother and Mother's Sake, and ask'd me to go to the Tavern with him, and then ask'd me to kiss him; at the End of the Mall he put his Hand into my Breeches, and forced my Hand into his, and when we came against
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<join result="offencePlace" targOrder="Y" targets="t17261207-60-off243 t17261207-60-crimeloc245"/>, he struggled with me till I was quite tir'd, but while he was letting down his Breeches I run away - On St. Luke's Day the Prisoner came to the Chapel, and spoke to me again, and carried me to an Ale-house in great Bond-street, and ask'd if the Man of the House was within, they answer'd no; from thence he went into St. James's street again, and carried me into a passage, kiss'd me, and held me against the Wall; at last I got away, then the Prisoner said, Mr. Lloyd you are deadly cross, you won't do as I would have you. Then he had me to the King's Head in Pall Mall, and call'd for half a Pint of Mountain, then pull'd his Chair close to mine, and put his Hand into my Breeches, and would have had me put mine into his.</p>
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