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<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="172702220001"/>THE PROCEEDINGS AT THE Sessions of the Peace, and Oyer and Terminer, For the CITY of LONDON. AND ON
<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 22d, 23d, 24th and 25th of February, 1727, in the Thirteenth Year of His MAJESTY's Reign.</p>
<p>BEFORE the Right Honourable Sir
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<p>London Jury.</p>
<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>[Transportation. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<p>The Prosecutor thus depos'd. That loosing his Things aforesaid, he had Suspicion of the Prisoner, she having been Merry-making at his House, and giving Cause of Suspicion, he took a Warrant, and found them pawn'd at two several Places: The Pawn-brokers appearing in Court and making Affidavit that they had them of the Prisoner, the Jury found her
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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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<p>The Prosecutor depos'd. That he saw the Prisoner take up an Each-bone of Beef and run away with it, but being stopt, he confess 'd he stole it to sell, wanting Money to carry him into the Country: He made but a poor Defence, alledging that he was drunk, &c. The Jury found him
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<note>[Transportation. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<p>The Prosecutor depos'd. That the Prisoner had lodged at his House, and upon making Enquiry for the Loss of his Things, he heard the Prisoner was stopt with the Ring, which he pretended he found in the Entry, but it not being believ'd that he could find the working Tools too, (which was taken on him) the Jury found him
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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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<join result="offenceVictim" targOrder="Y" targets="t17270222-11-off61 t17270222-11-victim73"/> </persName> , of the Parish aforesaid, by giving him one mortal Wound with a Knife, on the left Side of the Belly, of the Length of 2 Inches, and Depth of one Inch, of which he languish'd till the 5th and then died </rs>. She was a second Time indicted on the Coroner's Inquest.</p>
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<interp inst="t17270222-11-person74" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> depos'd. That living near the Place where this unhappy Accident happen'd he heard a great Noise, some crying out Murder, others, take away the Knives, and running out he saw the Prisoner and the Deceased lying on the Stall in one another's Arms; insomuch that he thought they were kissing each other; but presently they fell to Blows and bad Language, the Prisoner telling him he had been with his Whore, and putting her Hand behind her, took something (but he could not tell what) and struck him, at which he cried, O Lord! O Lord! This Deponent further said, That he asked the Deceased what was the Matter with him? To which he answer'd, She has killed me; and that then he saw something hang out of his Belly, which he did believe to be his Guts.</p>
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<persName id="t17270222-11-person75"> Elizabeth Wright
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<interp inst="t17270222-11-person75" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> depos'd. That she saw them Quarrelling, the Prisoner at the Bar down, and the Deceased upon her, and that the Prisoner put her Hand behind her and took up a Chopping Knife, with which she hit him on the Back; he bid her be quiet, and sell the Meat without any more Disturbance: But she then telling him of Stepney Moll, he then began to kick her, but she, this Deponent, did not see the Wound given.</p>
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<persName id="t17270222-11-person76"> Samuel Davis
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<interp inst="t17270222-11-person76" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> depos'd. That it was a Custom for them to fight 2 or 3 Times a Day, that he saw this last Quarrel, but did not see the fatal Blow given.</p>
<p>
<persName id="t17270222-11-person77"> John Gale
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<interp inst="t17270222-11-person77" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> (the Constable) depos'd. That when he took the Prisoner, he told her, Husband was a dead Man, that the Prisoner answer'd, she could not help it, she did not stab him, but flung the Knife at him.</p>
<p>Mr. Thompson the Surgeon depos'd. That he was not there till some Time after it was done, that he reduced the Wound, which was 2 Inches long, and that the Knife had penetrated one of his small Guts, which he did belive to be the Cause of his Death.</p>
<p>
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<interp inst="t17270222-11-person78" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , in Behalf of the Prisoner, depos'd. That the Deceased had been from her all day drinking, and coming home, told her she had a new Rogue; and that further Words arising, he flung her down upon the Scales, on which the Chopping Knife lay, that she took it up from under her Back and he ran against it; that
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<interp inst="t17270222-11-person79" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> took the Knife from her, and that when it was in her right Hand, the catched at him, with her Left: That when the Deceased said, She has kill'd me, the Prisoner answer'd no, my dear Dick, I have not; but that she said she would fetch a Surgeon, and that then the Deceased said, he did believe the did not do it wilfully.</p>
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<persName id="t17270222-11-person81"> Sarah Hartly
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<note>[Branding. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Whipping. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<p>
<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="172702220003"/>The Prosecutor thus depos'd. When I went to refresh my zelf, I goes to Mistris Betts in Drury-Lane, I go bout 4 Months ago, and been ver drunk and ver sleepish; dat Mar Brown dare at de Bar, she bick my Bocket of de Necklaces, and tak de Ring of my Finger: I she her the Day afrer wit one my Necklashe bout her Neck, de Constable take de rest, here da be, lookey, see dem.</p>
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<persName id="t17270222-15-person104"> Martha Betts
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<interp inst="t17270222-15-person104" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> depos'd. I have known this Jew some Years, and as he says, he being a sort of a Merchant who sells Necklaces about the Streets, when he comes our Way, that is, by Drury-Lane, he comes to my House, and he did on the Night he lost these Goods - I have heard a slippery Character of this Prisoner, and knowing the was with the Prosecutor, I made search with him and the Constable, &c. and found the Goods upon her, only the Ring was pawn'd. This was confirm'd by the Constable, who secur'd her and the Pawnbroker, who appear'd in Court. The Jury found her
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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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<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>[Branding. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p>
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<note>[Transportation. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<p>It appeared by the Evidence of the Prosecutor's Wife, that he had taken the Money out of a Drawer at several Times, which she had marked that she might know her own; which Money was found upon him. The Jury found him
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<note>[Transportation. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<p>Mr. Smith depos'd, That he being Overseer of the said Work, and hearing the Prisoner was stopt, selling the Lead, he went and took the Dimensions of the Place, from whence it was taken, and the Lead found on the Prisoner agreeing with the same; besides several other Circumstances. He was found
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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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<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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<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>[Mayo:Transportation. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p>
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<note>[Lucas:Branding. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<p>P.S.
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<note>[Transportation. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<p>Waller depos'd. That he took the House and had Goods in it as well as the Prosecutor; and as the House was properly his, and the Goods his own, he thought himself guilty of no Misdemeanor.</p>
<p>But to confront him in this,
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<join result="offenceCrimeDate" targOrder="Y" targets="t17270222-45-off253 t17270222-45-cd254"/> last, and breaking open a Corner Cupboard; taking thence several Bills and Notes, to the Value of 600 Pounds </rs>: Which appearing plain, and being aggravated by several other Circumstances, he was brought in
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<note>[Transportation. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<p>The Prosecutor depos'd. That he found his Door broke open, and took the Prisoner in his House, some of his Goods being missing, and others bundled up and moved from their proper Place. She had nothing to say in her Defence, but that she had been that Afternoon a little too busy with Madam Geneva, and being intoxicated, tumbled in their by Accident; which Excuse not being sufficient to satisfy the Jury, she was brought in
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<note>[Transportation. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<p>The Prosecutor depos'd. That she saw a Hand whip in at the Window, and the Handkerchief whipp'd out, she cry'd stop Thief; upon which he was taken, and the Handkerchief upon him, and for which the Jury brought him in
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<note>[Whipping. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<interp inst="t17270222-52-off287" type="offenceSubcategory" value="grandLarceny"/> stealing one Cotton Handkerchief, value 6 d. and a Mob 6 d. </rs> the Goods of
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