Bernet Carroon.
24th February 1697
Reference Numbert16970224-57
VerdictNot Guilty

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Bernet Carroon , of the Parish of St. Leonard Shoreditch , was indicted for High-Treason, for forging and counterfeiting thirteen Groats , on the 21st of February last. It appeared, That looking in some Rubbish in a Tub, and stirring the Dust heard something chink, and looking they found the Money; and in a place hard by they found the Molds. It did not appear that she coined them. She alledging her Innocency, the Jury acquitted her.

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