Peter Clarke.
27th February 1696
Reference Numbert16960227-45
VerdictGuilty
SentenceDeath

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Peter Clarke of the Parish of Hanwell , was indicted for Felony and Burglary, for breaking the house of Robert West on the 4th of April last, about two a clock in the night, and taking thence a Silver Cup, val. 4 l. 10 s and two Gold Rings, with other Goods of Mr. West; a Cloth-Coat, Wastecoat, and a Silver-hilted Sword, the Goods of Jacob Broad . The Prisoner denied the Fact, and said that he was sick at the time when the Robbery was committed, but could not prove it; and the Evidence being positive he was the man, the Jury found him Guilty .

[Death. See summary.]


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