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23rd July 1783 - 1st June 1786

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Image 261 of 44315th April 1786

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The Information of John Sampey< no role > of the Parish of
Saint Paul Deptford in the County of Hent
Victr . taken on Oath before me Samuel
< no role > Esquire one of His Majesty's
Justices of the Peace and for the said
County the 15th day of April 1786

Who being on his Oath Saith that on Tuesday evening last
about ten o'Clock he was picked up by the Woman
now present who says her name is Elizabeth Hebert< no role >
that he went with her to House in a Plough Street
White Chapel where he saw the other Woman now
also present who says her name is Mary Dykes< no role > This name instance is in a workspace.
that he then had Six Guineas in Gold in his Breeches
Pocket that he Stopped in the said House with the
said two Women about one Quarter of an Hour
and then went away that when he gotto the
Water Side he found he had been Robbed of his
Money upon upon which he returned with a Waterman
and in Company with two Officerswhichwhom he
procured from White Chapel Watch house he
went and Searched the said two Women and also
the Room in which he had beeninwith themin
In Which sd. Room the said Officers found four
Guineas and one half in Gold which this
Informant believes to be part of the Money
of which he was Robbed and suspects that
the said Mary Dykes< no role > This name instance is in a workspace. and Elizabeth Hebert< no role >
or one of them did pick his pocket of the Six
Guineas he so lost as aforesaid

John Simpay< no role >

Sworn before me the day&
Year aforesaid}

Saml Hawkins< no role >

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