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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 1780s, between 1674 and 1800

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  1. RICHARD SHEERING, Violent Theft > highway robbery; JOHN KING, Violent Theft > highway robbery, 25th April 1781.

    200. RICHARD SHEERING and JOHN KING , otherwise READ , were indicted for that they, in the King's highway, in and upon William Griffenhoofe , feloniously did make an assault, putting him in corporal fear and danger of his life, and stealing from his person...
  2. BOYS ERRBURRILL, Violent Theft > highway robbery; WILLIAM IVES, Violent Theft > highway robbery, 30th May 1781.

    317, 318. BOYS ERRBURRILL and WILLIAM IVES were indicted, for that they, in the King's highway, in and upon Robert Johnson , feloniously did make an assault, putting him in corporal fear and danger of his life, and stealing from his person two halfpence in...
  3. JOHN LUCAS, Violent Theft > highway robbery, 9th January 1782.

    121. JOHN LUCAS was indicted, for assaulting John Allen on the King's highway, upon the 10th of October last, and taking from his person 15 guineas, the monies of the said John Allen . JOHN ALLEN sworn. I live at Kingsland, I am a cow keeper and farmer ; o...
  4. EVAN PRICE, Violent Theft > highway robbery, 11th September 1782.

    489. EVAN PRICE was indicted for feloniously assaulting John Andrew Hoffman on the king's highway, and putting him in corporal fear and danger of his life, and taking from his person one watch, the inside and outside case made of silver, of the value of 50...
  5. JOSEPH HAWES, Violent Theft > highway robbery; JAMES HAWKINS, Violent Theft > highway robbery, 21st April 1784.

    435. JOSEPH HAWES and JAMES HAWKINS were indicted for feloniously assaulting on the King's highway, Samuel West , on the 16th of April , and putting him in fear and danger of his life, and feloniously taking from his person and against his will one metal w...
  6. JAMES COYLE, Violent Theft > highway robbery, 23rd February 1785.

    304. JAMES COYLE was indicted for feloniously assaulting William Wickham , Esq ; on the King's highway, on the 7th of February , and putting him in corporal fear and danger of his life; and feloniously taking from his person and against his will, one watch...
  7. EDWARD GRIFFITHS, Violent Theft > highway robbery, 26th April 1786.

    323. EDWARD GRIFFITHS was indicted for feloniously assaulting James Ogden , Esq. on the King's highway, on the 26th day of January last, and putting him in corporal fear and danger of his life, and feloniously taking from his person, and against his will, ...
  8. HENRY STERNE, Violent Theft > highway robbery, 12th September 1787.

    717. HENRY STERNE was indicted for that he, on the 4th day of June last, in the parish of St. Martin in the fields , in a certain court and open place near the king's highway, in and upon the Right Honourable Henry Somerset , Duke of Beaufort , did make an...