GEORGE FRANCISCO.
8th December 1784
Reference Numbert17841208-93
VerdictGuilty
SentenceTransportation

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101. GEORGE FRANCISCO was indicted for feloniously stealing, on the 6th day of November last, three linen shirts, value 3 s. one pair of stockings, value 6 d. and four guineas, value 4 l. 4 s. the property of Alexander Andrews .

The Prosecutor suffered the prisoner to sleep in his shop for several days; he found one of the shirts upon him, and he confessed to Samuel Greatrix , that he had taken four guineas of the prosecutor's.

(The shirt deposed to.)

PRISONER's DEFENCE.

I have been three years in a French prison, my Captain's name is Collins, I received prize money at the India house.

GUILTY .

Transported for seven years .

Tried by the second London Jury before Mr. RECORDER.


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