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<join result="offenceVictim" targOrder="Y" targets="t16810228-12-off57 t16810228-12-victim52"/> </persName> betimes in the Morning, and pretending to be a Neighbours Maid, desired to Light a Candle, when watching her opportunity, she stole Lace and Linnen to a considerable value </rs>, as likewise another Indictment upon the same account for
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