The Proceeding's of the King's Commission of Peace

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The Proceeding's of the King's Commission of Peace

Description

Information on when and where the King's Commission of Peace will be taking place. With information on who will be present and who will act as jurors to hear and judge criminal cases.

Creator

Great Britain

Source

Old Bailey Online

Publisher

Bodleian Library, University of Oxford

Date

1700

Contributor

Rishika Makkena

Rights

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Format

Paper

Language

Old English

Type

Print

Coverage

Interesting, how the majority of the jurors in this time period were not required to have a proper education to determine another person's guilt or innocence.

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The PROCEEDINGS of the King's Commission of the Peace, AND Oyer and Terminer and Goal-Delivery of Newgate, held for the CITY, of London, and COUNTY of Middlesex, at Justice-Hall in the OLD-BAILEY.
On Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, being the 15, 16, 17, 18, and 19th Days of January, 1700.

And in the Eleventh Year of his Majesty's Reign.

THE Sessions of Peace, and Oyer and Terminer, and Goal-delivery of Newgate, held at Justice Hall in the Old Bailey, on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday being the 15, 16, 17, 18 and 19th Days of January, 1700. Before the right Honourable, Sir, RICHARD LEVET , Knight, Lord Mayer of the City of London, and Sir Salathiel Lovel , Kt. Recorder of the said City, with several others of his Majesties Justices for the City of London, and County of Middlesex.

The Jurors are as follows:

London Jury.

Richard Martin .

John Jenkins .

Vincent Shepherd .

John Jackson .

Abraham Harris .

John Dyer .

John Meredith .

Dyer Bates .

Daniel Foxcroft .

John Golding .

Samuel Aaron .

Joseph Anderson .

Middlesex Jury.

Edward Fuller , Gent.

William Pratt .

Thomas Dowsewell .

Samuel Heyrick .

John Smith .

Richard Fisher .

Robert Finch .

Thomas Pattle .

Thomas Williams .

Richard Bennett .

John Wybird .

Robert Taper .

The Proceedings were these.

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Paper

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The Proceedings of the King's Comission.PNG

Citation

Great Britain, “The Proceeding's of the King's Commission of Peace,” Enlightenmens, accessed August 9, 2022, http://enlightenmens.lmc.gatech.edu/items/show/254.

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