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<interp inst="t17611209-20-off117" type="offenceSubcategory" value="pettyTreason"/> indicted for petit treason; for that he, not having the fear of God before his eyes, but being moved by the instigation of the devil, on the
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<join result="offenceVictim" targOrder="Y" targets="t17611209-20-off117 t17611209-20-victim255"/> </persName> , his master, make an assault, and with a certain knife made of iron and steel, value one peny; did strike and stab, giving to his said master one mortal wound, breadth one inch, and depth two inches, near his left ear; of which wound he languished till the next morning, and then died; by which means he his said master did kill and murder </rs>.</p>
<p>He stood likewise charged on the coroner's inquest for the said murder.</p>
<p>To which he
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<p>He received sentence to be drawn upon a hurdle to the place of execution on the Monday following, and executed; after which to be dissected and anatomized.</p> </div1></div0>

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