Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0, 06 December 2023), January 1740 (o17400116-2).

Old Bailey Proceedings supplementary material, Thomas Hannings, 16th January 1740.

Thomas Hannings , convicted for enlisting Men into the King of Prussia's Service, had the Offer of his Majesty's Pardon, on condition that he should be transported for Life. He likewise accepted his Majesty's Mercy on those Terms, and Sentence was pronounced on him accordingly .