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Searched for all offences where the transcription matches '+sword' (all words must be present), verdict category is violent theft and decade is 1690s*, between 1674 and 1800

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  1. Philip Maqueer, Violent Theft > highway robbery; George Crawford, Violent Theft > highway robbery, 30th April 1690.

    Philip Maqueer and George Crawford , two Notorious Highway Men , were Indicted for Robbing one Mr. Sutton on the King's High way of a Watch value 7 l. a Sword 20 s. a Rix Dollar 24 s. 6 d. and a Gelding Coloured Gray . Mr. Sutton said, that they met him on...
  2. William Bew, Violent Theft > highway robbery; Charles Baker, Violent Theft > highway robbery, 17th July 1690.

    William Bew , and Charles Baker, alias Beckworth , of the Parish of Hayes, near Southam , were both Indicted for Robbing John Shepherd Esq ; upon the King's High Way , on the Ninth of June last. The Evidence was, the Esquire, and several others, who Swore,...
  3. David Lattymore, Violent Theft > highway robbery, 18th February 1691.

    David Lattymore , a Soldier , was tryed for a Robbery in the High way, on the 28th of December last . The Evidence was Charles Whitehead , who said, That the Prisoner and some others met him in Short's Gardens , and set upon him, and took away a Sword, val...
  4. Peter Define, Violent Theft > robbery; Patrick Trant, Violent Theft > robbery, 22nd April 1691.

    Peter Define , a Frenchman, and Patrick Trant , were both Indicted for Robbing John Ferrers , Gent. on the 23d of March last, of a Sword, value 30 s. The Evidence swore, That as Mr. Ferrers was going along Oxendon street , about nine of the Clock at Night,...
  5. Thomas Thomas, Violent Theft > highway robbery; Valentine Knight, Violent Theft > highway robbery, 9th September 1691.

    Thomas Thomas and Valentine Knight , were both Indicted for a Robbery on the High way, committed upon the Body of Sir Oliver St. George , Knight and Baronet , on the 8th day of August last, taking away a Silver Hilted Sword, value 40s. The Prosecutor was s...
  6. James Lenon, Violent Theft > highway robbery, 12th October 1692.

    James Lenon was Indicted for a Robbery in the High way, Committed upon one Joshua Droaning in the Parish of Pancras near the Pinder of Wakefield, at a place call'd the Court of Guard , on the 17th of September last ; There were two of them set upon him, th...
  7. John Burrowes, Violent Theft > robbery, 12th October 1692.

    John Burrowes was Tryed for feloniously taking from a Gentleman in the Street, a Silver hilted Sword, value 3 l. He said that he was knockt down near St. Magnes Church at the Bridge foot in London, and his Sword taken away ; there were three or four more F...
  8. Thomas Hoyle, Violent Theft > highway robbery; Samuel Gibbons, Violent Theft > highway robbery; Thomas Hoyle, Violent Theft > highway robbery; Samuel Gibbons, Violent Theft > highway robbery, 6th December 1693.

    Thomas Hoyle and Samuel Gibbons , Gentlemen , were both tried upon two Indictments for a Robbery on the High way, committed on Michaelmas day last; First upon Samuel Pepys ; Esq ; Secondly upon John Jackson Esq ; Mr. Pepys gave Evidence, That as he was Rid...
  9. William Trapps, Violent Theft > highway robbery, 6th December 1693.

    William Trapps was tried for committing a Robbery upon the High way, upon Henry Crisp , Esq ; and Mr. William Hawtrey ; Mr. Crisp gave Evidence that the Prisoner and Abraham Stacey , and several other persons met him, and Mr. Hawtrey on the Road, between S...
  10. Thomas Hoyle, Violent Theft > highway robbery; Samuel Gibbons, Violent Theft > highway robbery; Thomas Hoyle, Violent Theft > highway robbery; Samuel Gibbons, Violent Theft > highway robbery, 6th December 1693.

    Thomas Hoyle and Samuel Gibbons , Gentlemen , were both tried upon two Indictments for a Robbery on the High way, committed on Michaelmas day last; First upon Samuel Pepys ; Esq ; Secondly upon John Jackson Esq ; Mr. Pepys gave Evidence, That as he was Rid...

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