Acton, Sarah - Convict

Entry 18   Sex: F Alias:  
Born: 1764 at :  
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Died: 25 December 1795 at: Norfolk Island
Buried: -- December 1795 at: Norfolk Island

Conviction Details

Status on Arrival: Convict Ship: Lady Juliana - 1790
Crime: Steal 10 live suckling pigs Sentence: 7 years
Tried at: Old Bailey Trial Date: 14 January 1789

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NOTES: SARAH ACTON, theft: animal theft, 14 Jan 1789. The Proceedings of the Old Bailey Ref: t17890114-9 Trial Summary: Crime(s): theft : animal theft, Punishment Type: transportation, (Punishment details may be provided at the end of the trial.) Verdict: Guilty Original Text: 106. SARAH ACTON was indicted for stealing, on the 31st of December last, ten live sucking pigs, price 20 s. the property of Simon Shearman. The pigs were found by Samuel Harper, the officer, under the prisoner's bed, very soon after the robbery. Prisoner. It is not my room; a woman brought them while I was out. GUILTY. Tried by the second Middlesex Jury before Mr. ROSE.

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