Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0, 05 October 2022), July 1744, trial of Elizabeth Nicholls (t17440728-45).

Elizabeth Nicholls, Deception > perjury, 28th July 1744.

351. Elizabeth Nicholls was indicted for subornation of perjury , but the principal witness against her being described in the indictment by the name of Mary Tannatt , wife of Thomas Tannatt , and it appearing by her own evidence that she had information of the death of her husband , she could not be examined against the Prisoner, and she was thereupon acquitted .