<!-- © 2003-2008 Old Bailey Proceedings Online -->
<TEI.2>
<text>
<body>
<div0 id="17860426" type="sessionsPaper" fragment="yes">
<div1 type="trialAccount" id="t17860426-119">
<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="178604260182"/>
<xptr type="preceedingDiv" divtype="trialAccount" id="t17860426-118"/>
<xptr type="followingDiv" divtype="trialAccount" id="t17860426-120"/>
<interp inst="t17860426-119" type="collection" value="BAILEY"/>
<interp inst="t17860426-119" type="year" value="1786"/>
<interp inst="t17860426-119" type="uri" value="sessionsPapers/17860426"/>
<interp inst="t17860426-119" type="date" value="17860426"/>
<join result="criminalCharge" id="t17860426-119-off541-c988" targOrder="Y" targets="t17860426-119-defend1264 t17860426-119-off541 t17860426-119-verdict543"/>
<p>440.
<persName id="t17860426-119-defend1264" type="defendantName"> ANN the
<rs id="t17860426-119-deflabel540" type="occupation">wife</rs>
<join result="persNameOccupation" targOrder="Y" targets="t17860426-119-defend1264 t17860426-119-deflabel540"/> of
<persName id="t17860426-119-person126499"> WILLIAM DAVIS
<interp inst="t17860426-119-person126499" type="surname" value="DAVIS"/>
<interp inst="t17860426-119-person126499" type="given" value="WILLIAM"/>
<interp inst="t17860426-119-person126499" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName>
<interp inst="t17860426-119-defend1264" type="surname" value="DAVIS"/>
<interp inst="t17860426-119-defend1264" type="given" value="ANN WILLIAM"/>
<interp inst="t17860426-119-defend1264" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> was indicted for
<rs id="t17860426-119-off541" type="offenceDescription">
<interp inst="t17860426-119-off541" type="offenceCategory" value="theft"/>
<interp inst="t17860426-119-off541" type="offenceSubcategory" value="grandLarceny"/> feloniously stealing, on the
<rs id="t17860426-119-cd542" type="crimeDate">27th day of April</rs>
<join result="offenceCrimeDate" targOrder="Y" targets="t17860426-119-off541 t17860426-119-cd542"/>, eight pair of silk stockings, value 8s. </rs> the property of
<persName id="t17860426-119-victim1268" type="victimName"> James Atkinson
<interp inst="t17860426-119-victim1268" type="surname" value="Atkinson"/>
<interp inst="t17860426-119-victim1268" type="given" value="James"/>
<interp inst="t17860426-119-victim1268" type="gender" value="male"/>
<join result="offenceVictim" targOrder="Y" targets="t17860426-119-off541 t17860426-119-victim1268"/> </persName> .</p>
<p>The prisoner was taken close to the house with the stockings upon her.</p>
<p>
<rs id="t17860426-119-verdict543" type="verdictDescription">
<interp inst="t17860426-119-verdict543" type="verdictCategory" value="guilty"/> GUILTY </rs>.</p>
<p>To be
<rs id="t17860426-119-punish544" type="punishmentDescription">
<interp inst="t17860426-119-punish544" type="punishmentCategory" value="transport"/>
<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t17860426-119-defend1264 t17860426-119-punish544"/> transported for seven years </rs>.</p>
<p>Tried by the London Jury before Mr.
<persName id="t17860426-119-person1269"> Baron EYRE
<interp inst="t17860426-119-person1269" type="surname" value="EYRE"/>
<interp inst="t17860426-119-person1269" type="given" value="Baron"/>
<interp inst="t17860426-119-person1269" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> .</p> </div1></div0>
</body>
</text>
</TEI.2>

View as Text