Thomas Butlock, Theft > theft from a specified place, 4th July 1722.

Reference Number: t17220704-67
Offence: Theft > theft from a specified place
Verdict: Guilty
Punishment: Death
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Thomas Butlock , alias Futlock, alias Butloyn, alias Furloine , was indicted for feloniously stealing out of the House of James Dun 72 Guineas, in Money, and other things of value , the property of Claude Langly , on the 20th of May last, Claude Langly deposed, that the prisoner was his Servant , and on the day aforesaid coming from Church, he found he was rob'd, for his Money, Goods and Servant were all gone. Upon enquiry the prisoner was taken at Chester, by Mr. Landy Post Master there, with 64 Guineas, 4 Lewisdors, 9 Livres, and several of the Goods upon him. In his defence he said, his Master sent him with the Goods to Mr. D'arcy, a Gentlemen who came over with his Master from France. The Fact being plainly proved, the Jury found him Guilty .

[Death. See summary.]

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