Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0, 27 February 2021), October 1730, trial of Hugh Morris John Budget (t17301014-72).

Hugh Morris, John Budget, Theft > burglary, 14th October 1730.

Hugh Morris and John Budget , of St. Martin's in the Fields , were indicted for breaking the House of Margaret Walton , in the Night-time, and stealing 41 Linen Aprons, and 40 Silk Handkerchiefs , the Goods of Elizabeth Justee , the 12th of June last; part of the Goods stolen being found upon Morris, he was found Guilty of Felony ; but there being no Proof against Budget but the Evidence of Fink the Accomplice, he was acquitted .