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<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="173102240001"/>THE PROCEEDINGS AT THE Sessions of the Peace, and Oyer and Terminer, FOR THE City of LONDON, AND County of MIDDLESEX; ON
<p>Wednesday the 24th, and Thursday the 25th of February 1731, in the Fourth Year of His MAJESTY's Reign.</p>
<p>Being the Third SESSIONS in the Mayoralty of the Right Honourable
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<p>No. III. for the said YEAR.</p>
<p>Printed for T. PAYNE, at the Crown, in Pater-noster-Row. 1731.</p>
<p>(Price Six Pence.)</p>
<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="173102240002"/>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-Bailey; for the CITY of London, and COUNTY of Middlesex;</p>
<p>On Wednesday and Thursday, being the 24th and 25th of February 1731, in the Fourth Year of His MAJESTY's Reign,</p>
<p>BEFORE the Right Honourable
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<p>London Jury.</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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<p>Mrs. Wreckstraw depos'd, That as she was sitting in her Shop, she heard a Noise, and saw a Man take a Glass, from the Stall, and put it under his Cloak, and walk off; that she presently ran out crying stop Thief , and the Prisoner being pursued, was taken, but had first put the Glass into a Neighbour's Window.</p>
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<note>[Transportation. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<p>The Prisoner in his Defence pleaded, It was another Man that had the Oxen, who went away and left him, but this did not appear; and the Watchman depos'd, he saw no other Man. The Fact being plainly prov'd, 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 was a near Neighbour, and us'd to come frequently to his Shop, he selling Chandler's-Ware, that he having Lock'd his Chamber-Door at 9 o'Clock that Morning, hung up the Key on a Nail, and the Prisoner coming in that Morning to borrow a Pair of Bellows, he supposed she took the Opportunity to take
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<p>It appear'd by the Evidence, that the Dray-Man having left the Dray in the Street, while he went into a Customer's House to see for emty Casks, when he came back, the Housing was gone, and that it was afterwards stopp'd, where the Prisoner had carried it to sell.</p>
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<p>The Prisoner deny'd the Fact, own'd she had the Handkerchief and 3 s. but said he gave them to her, to lie with her, he would go home with her to her Lodings, but she not thinking that proper, she would not consent, and for that reason he charg'd her with robbing him; but upon a full hearing of the Matter, the Jury
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<p>- Henry depos'd, That the Prisoners and himself seeing the Coat hang on a Boat, did take it, and carry'd it to Cholniley's Brewhouse in a Boat, cut off the Badge and Buttons, threw the Coat into the River, and sold the Badge and Buttons to
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<p>But Mr. Baron Tompson inquiring how it came pass, that the Prisoner was committed and indicted, if they being the Prosecutors, had not charg'd him with stealing the Seat; they answer'd, That he was committed before they came to the Justice, at which he admiring , interrogated Justice Giffard, and desir'd the Examination to be read in Court, wherein it did appear, the Prosecutors were present at the Commitment of the Prisoner, and did charge him with stealing the Seat, upon which he advised the Justice to Prosecute them for Perjury in his own Vindication.</p> </div1>
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<p>She added, That she had also seen Mr. T - that he had furnished her a House in Leicester-Fields , and that she met her about five or six Months ago, and she said she was going to buy her Wedding Clothes, and shew'd her Mr. T - saying, this is my Husband.</p>
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<p>Mr. Barker , a Surgeon depos'd, That he saw the deceased the Night before he died, that he was then in strong Convulsions, and the Pains of Death were upon him, and he died the next Morning; that he directed them to send for a Physician, and they sent for Dr. Steward ; that after his Death he opened the Body, and found a great deal of extravasated Blood under the Spleen; that it was mortified , and so was the Mesentory, and under the Stomach, but he saw no outward Contusions; that this being the next Day, the Blood was settled in the Back, but that is usual in dead Persons; that he did not suppose the extravasated Blood to proceed from any inward Distemper, but by some outward Bruises.</p>
<p>Mr. Duddal, a Surgeon, depos'd, That he did not see the Body till after the Instestines were taken out, that part of the right Kidney was mortified, and the lateral Part of the Spleen, and he is of Opinion it proceeded from outward Bruises.</p>
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<p>T homas Wilson depos'd, That he saw the Prisoner run to the Deceas'd with great Violence, and push'd him against a Post, and he fell upon the Grate of the Common Sewer; that when he was taken up, the left Side of his Face was bloody; that the Prisoner being told, that they were afraid Mr. Munden would die; that she reply'd, she wish'd he was dead, although she were hanged for it.</p>
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<p>The Prisoner in her Defence call'd the following Witnesses.</p>
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<p>That the Waste was weigh'd on Saturday Night, and on Monday Morning it wanted weight; that he taxing his Man with it, the Waste was weighed again at Night, and put in the Scale-draw, and the next Morning the Prisoner came and had the Key of the Warehouse delivered to her, no Body having gone into the Warehouse before; that when she had been there a little while, he followed her into the Warehouse, and while she was lighting the Fire he weighed the Waste, and found there was not so much as there should have been, and the Prisoner going out to fetch some Coals, he told her, he must search her; but she said she would not be search'd, but he calling down the Maid to search her, she pulled the Waste out of her Pocket, and put it between her Legs, and said it was her Mother's Waste, and it being taken from her, it made up just the quantity that was left the Night before, within a few Grains.</p>
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<p>The Prisoner pleaded in her Defence, That it was her Mother's Waste, and that she going the Day before to Chelsea , had bid her take care of her Waste, and put it into her Pocket, and call'd the following Evidences.</p>
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<p>The Prosecutor being ask'd, If he could be positive it was his Waste? reply'd yes; for her Mother's Waste was not the same sort of his. To which
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<p>The Prisoner call'd a great many Persons to her Reputation, who gave her a very honest Character; and upon the whole of the Evidence, the Jury
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<p>- Brown, a Beadle, depos'd, That he had seen Brown, the Evidence, and two of the Prisoners together, that as he was going to Hammersmith , some time before the Robbery, he met Brown, Wych , and Anderson , just out of Kinsington , near the Adam and Eve , and knowing them, suspected they were upon some ill design, and said to them, what in the Name of God do you do all here together? But as to Williams, he knew nothing at all of him; that the Sunday Night following, Brown was brought to the Watch-House, upon Suspicion of his having robb'd a Coach.</p>
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<p>That then they carried the Prisoners before Justice Blackerby, and there they did own the Commission of this and other Robberies.</p>
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<p>- depos'd, That when they had Wych and Andrews in Custody, they own'd this and other Robberies, and that they had appointed to meet Williams that Day at a Barbers, between 11 and 1 o'Clock, and he was apprehended accordingly.</p>
<p>The Prisoners all deny'd the Fact, and call'd the following Evidences to their Reputation.</p>
<p>One Evidence depos'd, That he had known
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<p>Another depos'd, That he had been Tutor to him for 4 or 5 Years.</p>
<p>Another depos'd, That Wych had been Sick at her House, and had not been out of her House for two Months till the 4th of January last.</p>
<p>- A Surgeon depos'd, That he had been Sick, and he attended him till about the beginning of January; but being interrogated by the Court, upon what Account he did attend him, he was oblig'd to own, that he had had him in a Salivation.</p>
<p>- depos'd, That Anderson had been his Servant, he keeping a Brandy Ware-House, and he behav'd himself very honestly to him, but that he turn'd him out about December last, because he lay out one Night, and he believ'd he kept had Company.</p>
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<p>John Brown depos'd to the purpose as he had done before, as to the Robbing Mr. Webb; but as to the Guinea he had no stare of that, they pretending that had been lost in the Fields; but the rest of the Money they shar'd at the Coach and Horses in Westminster.</p>
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<p>John Brown depos'd, That the Prisoners and himself committed this Robbery likewise; but Williams and Seabrook were not in it, they being gone home.</p>
<p>- Tireman, the Coachman, depos'd, That he took up two Gentlewomen, and having sate one down, was to carry the other to Westminster, and being in the broad way, was met by some Men, who caus'd him to stop, and he heard the Woman shrick , and the Horses mov'd a little, and they cry'd again, stop, stop, after which, he drove to the Golden Ball, and the Gentlewoman said, she had been robb'd, and was in a great fright, and burst out a crying; that himself was in a fright, and got a Dram of Brandy, and as he was telling the Man of the House, a Watchman was by and over-heard him, and he describing the Men, they were afterwards taken.</p>
<p>Dubois confirm'd the latter Part of this Evidence, and that he afterwards apprehended Brown , the Evidence, and Wych, and the Constable depos'd, That the Stone was found in Andrews's Pocket when he was apprehended .</p>
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<persName id="s17310224-1-person314"> William Williams
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person314" type="surname" value="Williams"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person314" type="given" value="William"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person314" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , and
<persName id="s17310224-1-person315"> George Wych
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person315" type="surname" value="Wych"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person315" type="given" value="George"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person315" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> .</p>
<p>Transportation 30.</p>
<persName id="s17310224-1-person316"> John Allwright
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person316" type="surname" value="Allwright"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person316" type="given" value="John"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person316" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,
<persName id="s17310224-1-person317"> George Beal
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<interp inst="s17310224-1-person317" type="given" value="George"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person317" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , E - C - Sarah Birchenough ,
<persName id="s17310224-1-person318"> Thomas Boston
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person318" type="surname" value="Boston"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person318" type="given" value="Thomas"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person318" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , alias Wilmot,
<persName id="s17310224-1-person319"> Jane Carney
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person319" type="surname" value="Carney"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person319" type="given" value="Jane"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person319" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> ,
<persName id="s17310224-1-person320"> Alice Day
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person320" type="surname" value="Day"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person320" type="given" value="Alice"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person320" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> ,
<persName id="s17310224-1-person321"> Elizabeth Deacon
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person321" type="surname" value="Deacon"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person321" type="given" value="Elizabeth"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person321" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> ,
<persName id="s17310224-1-person322"> Susannah Diamond
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person322" type="surname" value="Diamond"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person322" type="given" value="Susannah"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person322" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> ,
<persName id="s17310224-1-person323"> Charles Eaton
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person323" type="surname" value="Eaton"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person323" type="given" value="Charles"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person323" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,
<persName id="s17310224-1-person324"> John Ellis
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person324" type="surname" value="Ellis"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person324" type="given" value="John"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person324" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,
<persName id="s17310224-1-person325"> Joseph Fieldhouse
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person325" type="surname" value="Fieldhouse"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person325" type="given" value="Joseph"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person325" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,
<persName id="s17310224-1-person326"> Charles Gilbert
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person326" type="surname" value="Gilbert"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person326" type="given" value="Charles"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person326" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , Joseph Hall,
<persName id="s17310224-1-person327"> Mary Heskew
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person327" type="surname" value="Heskew"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person327" type="given" value="Mary"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person327" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> , alias Astew, alias King,
<persName id="s17310224-1-person328"> John Hilton
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person328" type="surname" value="Hilton"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person328" type="given" value="John"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person328" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,
<persName id="s17310224-1-person329"> William Marshal
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person329" type="surname" value="Marshal"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person329" type="given" value="William"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person329" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,
<persName id="s17310224-1-person330"> Thomas Nevil
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person330" type="surname" value="Nevil"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person330" type="given" value="Thomas"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person330" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,
<persName id="s17310224-1-person331"> Andrew Noland
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person331" type="surname" value="Noland"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person331" type="given" value="Andrew"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person331" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,
<persName id="s17310224-1-person332"> Barnaby Perry
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person332" type="surname" value="Perry"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person332" type="given" value="Barnaby"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person332" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,
<persName id="s17310224-1-person333"> Thomas Purtel
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person333" type="surname" value="Purtel"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person333" type="given" value="Thomas"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person333" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,
<persName id="s17310224-1-person334"> William Ryland
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person334" type="surname" value="Ryland"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person334" type="given" value="William"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person334" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,
<persName id="s17310224-1-person335"> Thomas Shippy
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person335" type="surname" value="Shippy"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person335" type="given" value="Thomas"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person335" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,
<persName id="s17310224-1-person336"> Malachy Southy
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person336" type="surname" value="Southy"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person336" type="given" value="Malachy"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person336" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,
<persName id="s17310224-1-person337"> Anne Thompson
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person337" type="surname" value="Thompson"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person337" type="given" value="Anne"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person337" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> ,
<persName id="s17310224-1-person338"> Mary Watson
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person338" type="surname" value="Watson"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person338" type="given" value="Mary"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person338" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> ,
<persName id="s17310224-1-person339"> Edward Wheeler
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person339" type="surname" value="Wheeler"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person339" type="given" value="Edward"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person339" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,
<persName id="s17310224-1-person340"> John Whitton
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person340" type="surname" value="Whitton"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person340" type="given" value="John"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person340" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,
<persName id="s17310224-1-person341"> Thomas Wilmer
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person341" type="surname" value="Wilmer"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person341" type="given" value="Thomas"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person341" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , and
<persName id="s17310224-1-person342"> Mary Woodhouse
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person342" type="surname" value="Woodhouse"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person342" type="given" value="Mary"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person342" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> .</p>
<p>Burnt in the Hand 3.</p>
<p>H - S -
<persName id="s17310224-1-person343"> Elizabeth Wynch
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person343" type="surname" value="Wynch"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person343" type="given" value="Elizabeth"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person343" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> , alias Bilby, and
<persName id="s17310224-1-person344"> Henry Bibby
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person344" type="surname" value="Bibby"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person344" type="given" value="Henry"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person344" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , former Convict.</p>
<p>To be Whip'd 1.</p>
<persName id="s17310224-1-person345"> Jane Carney
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person345" type="surname" value="Carney"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person345" type="given" value="Jane"/>
<interp inst="s17310224-1-person345" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> .</p> </div1>
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