Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0, 07 December 2019), June 1714, trial of Henry, alias Hillary May (t17140630-9).

Henry May, Theft > shoplifting, Theft > theft from a specified place, 30th June 1714.

Henry, alias Hillary May , of the Parish of St. Dionis Back Church , was indicted for stealing a dozen Pair of black worsted Stockins out of the Shop of Richard Wilson , on the 15th of May last. It was fully prov'd against him, and he was found Guilty to the Value of 10 d .

He was a second Time indicted for stealing a leg of Veal Value 5 s. from the Stall of Elizabeth Burridge in Leadenhall-Market , on the 8th of May last; which being also plainly made appear, he was found Guilty to the Value of 10 d .

[Whipping. See summary.]