THERESA REED, Theft > simple larceny, 18th October 1832.

Reference Number: t18321018-121
Offence: Theft > simple larceny
Verdict: Guilty
Punishment: Transportation

2327. THERESA REED was indicted for stealing, on the 27th of August , 1 petticoat, value 1s.; 1 shirt, value 3s.; 1 piece of patchwork, value 18d.; 1 gown,

value 2s., and part of a bed furniture, value 2s. , the goods of Daniel Holding .

ANN HOLDING . I am the wife of Daniel Holding; I live in White Hart-passage, Liquorpond-street . The prisoner was with me a few days - she came on the 2nd of August; I afterwards missed a shirt, and these articles.

GEORGE CHAPMAN . I am a pawnbroker. The prisoner pawned all these things with me.(Property produced and sworn to.)

Prisoner's Defence. I first took her daughter out of the workhouse, because they had turned her out of doors- she lodged with me some time, and then went into the house again, where she died; the prosecutrix knew that the sheet was pawned, and said if I would get the things out she would forgive me.

GUILTY . Aged 22. - Transported for Seven Years .


View as XML