John Macgrah.
17th May 1716
Reference Numbert17160517-39
VerdictGuilty > theft under 1s
SentenceCorporal > whipping

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John Macgrah , of the Parish of St. Andrew Holbourn , was indicted for feloniously stealing 1 Silver Spoon, Value 10 s , of the Goods of William Manning ; on the 12th Instant. Mr. Manning depos'd the Prisoner us'd to drink at his House but has left it some Time, and on the Day aforesaid came to it again, and took away the Spoon, and 5 s. and 4 d. out of a Drawer; and absconded. The Prisoners said he did it but in Waggery to vex the Maid. Then Jury found him Guilty to the Value of 10 d.

[Whipping. See summary.]


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