Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0, 05 August 2021), April 1839, trial of JOHN DEACON (t18390408-1420).

JOHN DEACON, Sexual Offences > assault with intent, 8th April 1839.

1420. JOHN DEACON was indicted for an assault, with intent to violate Elizabeth Gunnell.

GUILTY.—Of a common assault.— Confined One Year.