George Jarrott, Theft > animal theft, 18th February 1691.

Reference Number: t16910218-6
Offence: Theft > animal theft
Verdict: Guilty
Punishment: Death
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George Jarrott , was tryed for stealing a Gelding, coloured brown , price 5 l. on the 29th of December last, the Goods of one John Marsh of Hendon. Mr. Marsh's Man swore, That he was met by several High-way-men, upon Shoot-up-hill, near Hendon , and that they took away the Horse, and the Horse was brought to the Horseshoe Tavern in Drewry Lane by the Prisoner, and Marsh swore that it was his Horse. The Prisoner said, That the Horse was given him to lead to the Tavern by another Man, but could not prove it; so he was found Guilty .

[Death. See summary.]

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