Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0, 03 June 2023), May 1779, trial of JOHN MEARS FRANCES CORNING (t17790519-42).

JOHN MEARS, FRANCES CORNING, Theft > theft from a specified place, 19th May 1779.

299, 300. JOHN MEARS and FRANCES CORNING were indicted for stealing, in the dwelling house of William Nash , four guineas, the property of Adam Younger , a Bank note for 15 l. and another Bank note for 10 l. the property of the said Adam Younger , the same notes being due and unsatisfied to the said Adam , May 14th .

(The prosecutor was called but did not appear.)