Paul Walker, John Parrey, Peter Hesey, Thomas Gardner, William Beamont, Theft > burglary, 3rd July 1689.

Reference Number: t16890703-23
Offence: Theft > burglary
Verdict: Guilty; Not Guilty
Punishment: Death
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Paul Walker , John Parrey , Peter Hesey , Thomas Gardner , and William Beamont of the parish of Stepney , were all five indicted for felony and burglary, in breaking the house of one Love, and taking from him 120 yards of silk value 11 l. one silver spoon 10 s. and some other silk of good value . The evidence said, that they encompassed the house about 3 of the clock in the morning, and two of them came in, and robbed the house: But the evidence swore only to Parrey, the rest could say but little in their defence. So Parrey was found guilty , and the other were acquitted .

[Death. See summary.]

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