Eleanor Wade.
30th May 1718
Reference Numbert17180530-3
VerdictGuilty > theft under 5s
SentenceTransportation

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Eleanor Wade , of St. Bartholomew the Great , was indicted for feloniously stealing a Silver Spoon, value 10 s. the Property of James Rose , the 8th of May last. It appeared by the Evidence, that the Prisoner being a poor Woman, was employ'd to assist the Prosecutor's Servants in washing Dishes , &c. in the Time of the Passover, and did take the Spoon and sold it, which she owned upon her being apprehended: But yet deny'd it upon her Tryal. The Fact being plainly prov'd, the Jury found her Guilty to the Value of 4 s. 10 d. Transportation for 7 Years .


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