Elizabeth Spellman, Stephen Swift.
15th January 1700
Reference Numbert17000115-43
VerdictGuilty > theft under 1s; Not Guilty > no evidence
SentenceCorporal > whipping

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Elizabeth Spellman and Stephen Swift , a little Boy , were Indicted for Felony and Burglary, for breaking the House of Francis Marshal , on the 6th of December last, and taking thence 9 Laced Pinners, a Callico Hood, and divers other Linnen . It appeared that Spellmen sold part of the Goods in Rosemary-lane, for which she was found Guilty to the value of 10 d. The Evidence not being sufficient to the Burglary, she was acquitted of that; and there being no Evidence against the Boy, he was acquitted .

[Whipping. See summary.]

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