John Wright, John Chapman, Theft > theft from a specified place, 7th December 1715.

Reference Number: t17151207-12
Offence: Theft > theft from a specified place
Verdict: Not Guilty; Guilty
Punishment: Death
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John Wright and John Chapman , of the Parish of St. Botolph Bishopsgate , were indicted for feloniously stealing 7 English Guineas, 1 French Guinea, and 12 l. 4 s. in Money, out of the House of Nath. Spurling , on the 27th of April last. The Fact was fully proved upon Wright; but the Evidence not being sufficient to convict Chapman, he was acquitted ; and Wright found guilty of the Indictment.

[Death. See summary.]

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