ANN WHITE, Theft > grand larceny, 21st April 1819.

Reference Number: t18190421-180
Offence: Theft > grand larceny
Verdict: Guilty
Punishment: Imprisonment

ANN WHITE was indicted for stealing, on the 5th of March , one watch, value 20 s. , the goods of Judith Martindale .

ELIZA MARTINDALE . I am the daughter of Judith Martindale , who lives in Henry-street, Pentonville - the prisoner was our washerwoman . On the 5th of March, about ten o'clock, she came, and asked me if my mother would want her? I told her we had employed somebody else; the watch was on the mantle-piece. I left her in the room about five minutes, when I returned I found she was gone without waiting for me, and missed the watch.

WILLIAM HAYES . I am a salesman, and live in Sparrow-corner, Minories. On the 5th of March, about one o'clock, a man called me over, and asked me if I wanted to buy a watch? I bought it of the prisoner for 14 s. The prosecutrix claimed it.

WILLIAM LACK . On the 5th of March, about twelve o'clock at night, I apprehended the prisoner. She took me to Mr. Hayes, where she had sold the watch.

(Property produced and sworn to.)

GUILTY . Aged 30.

Confined Three Months .

Third Middlesex Jury, before Mr. Common Sergeant,


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