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  1. SOPHIA MORGAN, Killing > infanticide, 27th May 1830.

    Second Middlesex Jury Before Mr. Justice Littledale. 1100. SOPHIA MORGAN was indicted for the wilful murder of a certain infant male child . MESSRS. ADOLPHUS and CLARKSON conducted the prosecution. RICHARD DUKE EASTCOTT . I am an assistant surgeon, of St. ...
  2. MARIA POULTON, Killing > infanticide, 17th May 1832.

    Before Mr. Justice Littledale. 1189. MARIA POULTON was indicted for the wilful murder of her illegitimate female child . SARAH SIMMONS. I live at No. 6, Off alley, Strand, and am a charwoman. I have known the prisoner these twelve months she lived as cook ...
  3. SARAH DREW, Killing > infanticide, 5th July 1832.

    Before Mr. Justice Gazelee. 1530. SARAH DREW was indicted for feloniously attempting to suffocate a certain female child, with intent to kill and murder her . The child in question, was found alive in the cesspool of a privy the explanation given by the pr...
  4. CATHERINE WEEKS, Killing > infanticide, 4th July 1833.

    Before Mr. Justice Gaselee. 1055. CATHERINE WEEKS was charged, on theCoroner's inquisition, with the wilful murder of a newborn bastard child . JOSEPH BURGESS . I live at Blossom's place. I am surgeon and apothecary to the parish of St. Giles' . On Monday,...
  5. LOUISA WILMOT, Killing > infanticide, 2nd January 1834.

    Before Mr. Justice Gaselee. 237. LOUISA WILMOT was charged, on the coroner's inquisition only, with feloniously killing and slaying a certain female infant child . MR. WILLIAM BLOXAM . I am a surgeon, and live in Hanover street, Hanover square on Thursday,...
  6. MARY COPE, Killing > infanticide, 11th May 1835.

    1262. MARY COPE was charged, on a Coroner's inquisition, with the murder of a new born male child. Upon the evidence of Mr. Snitch, surgeon and accoucheur, Brydges street, Covent Garden, who was unable to state that the child had been born alive; and if to...
  7. JANE HALE, Killing > infanticide, 28th November 1836.

    53. JANE HALE was indicted for the wilful murder of a certain male child. MR. BODKIN conducted the prosecution. ELIZABETH SEYMOUR . I am a nurse in the family of Mr. Jeffery of Stoke Newington, in the parish of Hackney. The prisoner was his servant of all ...
  8. SARAH BLACKLOCK, Killing > infanticide, 3rd April 1837.

    1112. SARAH BLACKLOCK was indicted for feloniously killing and slaying a certain male infant child. ANNE PUDNER . I am the wife of Samuel Pudner. I live at No. 18, Shouldham street—the prisoner lodged in the same house that I did—I was not pres...
  9. MARY ANN LEAVER, Killing > infanticide, 14th May 1838.

    1377. MARY ANN LEAVER was indicted for the wilful murder of a certain female child. (The prisoner had been delivered of an illegitimate child, which was discovered in the privy of her mother's house. Upon the evidence of Mr. Thomas Light, surgeon, of Woolw...
  10. JANE WALES, Killing > infanticide, 16th September 1839.

    2506. JANE WALES was indicted for the wilful murder of her newborn child. GUILTY of concealing the Birth. Aged 18.— Confined Two Years. Before Mr. Justice Coltman.