Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0, 20 May 2018), June 1785, trial of WILLIAM SEDDON (t17850629-32).

WILLIAM SEDDON, Theft > grand larceny, 29th June 1785.

639. WILLIAM SEDDON was indicted for feloniously stealing on the 23d of June , one linen cap, value 4 s. one linen housewife, value 2 d. one silk handkerchief, value 5 s. one linen handkerchief, value 2 d. and two shillings in monies numbered , the property of Hannah Barker .

Hannah Barker and another witness called on their recognizances, and they not appearing the prisoner was ACQUITTED .

Tried by the second Middlesex Jury before Mr. Justice HEATH.