Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0, 24 January 2021), April 1793, trial of ANN MACARTHY (t17930410-88).

ANN MACARTHY, Theft > grand larceny, 10th April 1793.

372. ANN MACARTHY was indicted for stealing, on the 21st of March , a feather bed, value 39 s. the goods of Patrick Mordaunt .

- sworn.

Mrs. Macarthy's husband turned her out, and I took her in, and she brought a feather bed, and I would not take it in, I thought it was her husband's property, her and her husband had some words, my husband took her in for charity's sake, and she went out in the morning, and she brought the bed at night, and my husband would not take it in, and I went to this Mr. Macarthy's house and I told Mr. Mordaunt.


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