Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0, 09 May 2021), December 1691, trial of Anne Miller (t16911209-12).

Anne Miller, Theft > burglary, 9th December 1691.

Anne Miller , was indicted for breaking the house of one Anne Badger of Stepney Widow on the 2. of November last, taking away 6 Holland Coives, value 2 s. a Wastcoat value 10. s. and some other Goods , the Prisoner broke open the door, and took away the things, and there was a Man sate by the fire in the mean time, who catched her in the Fact: the Prisoner said, that she was troubled with the Falling Sickness, and so fell into the house, the door being open, but that was but a frivolous Excuse; so she was found Guilty of Felony and Burglary.