Old Bailey Sessions:
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16th January 1756 - 23rd December 1756

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Image 6 of 12416th January 1756


Jolly wife to the Deceased James Jolly< no role > says. That on
Sunday the 7 Day of Decem on the afternoon he heard her
husband Eaveing and makeing a Noise in a Street where they
lodge Called the Hopp Garden and thought him Drunk as he
often was opened the window to Perswade him to Come home but
he would not nor did not come home till 8 or 9 in the Evening
that on Monday he went out and gott Drunk a jack that
towards night she did perswade to come home and have
some broth that she left him a tuesday morning in bed
that in the Evening when she came home he found Sitting up
in the bed with his head Swelled and then he told her of his.
being at Mrs: Matthews on the Sunday and of her pulling him
out of the house She went to Mrs: Matthews a Widnet.
day morning to tell how he was. Mr: Matthews sent to an
apothecary and he gave a Note to the Hospitall Mr: Matthews
Paid for Chair and he was Carryd Wednesdayafter


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