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EDWARDS, theft: simple grand larceny, 09 Jul 1800.
... took it out of
my hand. For the Prisoner. HENRY HIGGINS
QUINNEY, theft: simple grand larceny, 28 May 1800.
lodger, in John ...
ALCOCK, theft: simple grand larceny, 16 Sep 1801.
... is Higgins.
(Produces ... to by Messer.) - HIGGINS
... to Higgins's and challenged ...
WHITTON, WILLIAM AGLES, theft: simple grand larceny, 18 Feb 1801.
... 253. HENRY
WHITTON and WILLIAM AGLES were indicted for feloniously stealing, on
the 10th of February, the carcase of a sheep, value 30s. the
property of Samuel Higgins. There
being no evidence to bring the charge home to the prisoners, they
were Both ACQUITTED. First ...
MOORE, ROBERT FOGHARTY, theft: simple grand larceny, theft:
receiving stolen goods, 17 Sep 1800.
... to Mr. Sheriff
CLARKE, theft: simple grand larceny, 17 Sep 1800.
CHARLES HIGGINS ... girl. FANNY HIGGINS
... to by Higgins ...
BURK, theft with violence: robbery, 18 Sep 1802.
... . Where were
you? - A. In the house of Thomas Higgins
... 651. DENNIS BURK was indicted for making an assault in the
dwelling-house of Thomas Higgins,
on the 2d of August, upon Edward Welch, putting him in fear, and
taking from his person, a pocket, value one halfpenny, four ...
HYDE, theft: simple grand larceny, 26 Oct 1803.
sworn. - I ...
HIGGINS, theft: simple grand larceny, 14 Sep 1803.
... 650. JAMES HIGGINS
was indicted for feloniously stealing, on the 22d of July, a silk
handkerchief, value 2s. the property of John Morse. JOHN MORSE
sworn. - I am a farrier: On the the 22d of July I was going down
Whitechapel, and felt a pull; I turned about, and saw the prisoner
BANKS, sexual offences: bigamy, 06 Jul 1803.
... did take to
wife, Alice Higgins ... to Alice Higgins.
Q. How do you know her name was Higgins
WILLIAMS, theft: specified place, 12 Jan 1803.
... , my husband
and Mr. Higgins ... , were going
out at the door at the time; Mr. Higgins
PLUNKET, theft: simple grand larceny, 12 Jan 1803.
... 134. JAMES
PLUNKET was indicted for feloniously stealing, on the 10th of
January, a silver watch, value 30s. the property of George Higgins.
GEORGE HIGGINS sworn. - I am a
servant to Mr. Clarkson, at the Crown and Anchor, Judd-place,
HIGGINS, CHARLES CLARK, WILLIAM DOE, MARY DOE, theft: burglary, 18
... 608. JOHN HIGGINS,
CHARLES CLARK, WILLIAM DOE, and MARY DOE, were indicted ... ? - A.
Yes, and brought Higgins ... . When
Higgins came ... time: Higgins
... an hour), Higgins ...
FOUNTAIN, alias FRANKLIN, theft: specified place, 10 Jul 1805.
... 484. JOHN
FOUNTAIN, alias FRANKLIN, was indicted for feloniously stealing, on
the 10th of June, a purse, value 1 d. five guineas, six
half-guineas, seven seven-shilling pieces, a crown-piece, and thirty
shillings, the property of Robert Higgins
... . ROBERT HIGGINS sworn ...
HIGGINS, theft: simple grand larceny, 24 Apr 1805.
... 298. JAMES HIGGINS
was indicted for feloniously stealing, on the 17th of April, a
mahagony table, value 12 s. the property of James Nash. PETER NASH
sworn. - I work with my father at No. 16, Wapping-wall, Shadwell: On
Wednesday night, the 17th of April, between five and six ...
HIGGINS, theft: simple grand larceny, 20 Feb 1805.
... again? - A.
Yes, Richard Higgins ... 188.
RICHARD HIGGINS was indicted for
feloniously stealing, on the 4th of February, five table-cloths,
value 26 s. two pillow-cases, value 4 s. eight aprons, value 16 s.
and three towels, value 1 s. 6 d. the property of Elizabeth ...
HIGGINS, BRIDGET HIGGINS, theft: simple grand larceny, 24 Oct 1804.
... 574. TIMOTHY HIGGINS
and BRIDGET HIGGINS were indicted
for feloniously stealing, on the 1st of September, a shirt, value 2
s. two pair of stockings, value 1 s. two handkerchiefs, value 1 s.
two bed-curtains, value 1 s. a sofa-cover, value ...
KING, GEORGE MUSSARD, otherwise GEORGE MUSLIN, theft: simple grand
larceny, 16 May 1804.
... of the men was
of the name of Higgins ...
Matter from Old Bailey Proceedings; John Perring, Session Fifth,
Wednesday 16th May 1804, 255-294
... , John Higgins,
HALLET, theft: receiving stolen goods, 08 Apr 1807.
Jonathan Higgins ...
MADDOX, ISABELLA LAMB, theft: simple grand larceny, 08 Apr 1807.
... of John Higgins.
JOHN HIGGINS. I ... ; they said, I
dare say Mr. Higgins ... with large
coals; Mr. Higgins ...
HIGGINS, TIMOTHY QUIN, theft: burglary, 18 Feb 1807.
... 174. PATRICK HIGGINS
and TIMOTHY QUIN were indicted for burglariously ... them. Q. Higgins
... it. Cross-examined by Mr. Gurney. Higgins
... , where I understood the prisoner Higgins
... . I found the prisoner Higgins
Matter from Old Bailey Proceedings; Sir William Leighton, Session
First, Wednesday 3rd December 1806, 1-56
... , Robert Higgins
HIGGINS, theft: simple grand larceny, 21 May 1806.
... 348. JOHN HIGGINS
was indicted for feloniously stealing on the 29th of April, three
pewter pint pots, value 1 s. 6 d. the property of Ishmael Birch. The
case was stated by Mr. Alley. ISHMAEL BIRCH sworn. Examined by Mr.
Alley. - Q. You are a publican. - A. Yes, I live ...
BOSARY, FREDERIC BERLIN, PETER COSLING, theft: simple grand larceny,
19 Feb 1806.
... that were
packed in that trunk. JOHN HIGGINS
COLINGWOOD, theft: burglary, 15 Jan 1806.
... , value 6 d.
the property of George Higgins ...
BENNET, theft: simple grand larceny, 15 Jan 1806.
... 76. MARY
BENNET was indicted for feloniously stealing on the 28th of October,
a gown value 10 s. the property of William Higgins.
ELIZABETH HIGGINS sworn. My
husband's name is William Higgins,
he is a working ...
GOBEY, theft: simple grand larceny, 04 Dec 1805.
... from Mr. Higgins
... carry twelve or more. FRANCIS HIGGINS
... by Mr. Ridge, jun, and Mr. Higgins
RAYDEN, GEO. RAYDEN, WILLIAM NOBLE, theft: simple grand larceny,
theft: receiving stolen goods, 04 Dec 1805.
... , or else I
should not have bought it. JAMES HIGGINS
PRICE, THOMAS WHITE, theft: specified place, 04 Dec 1805.
... where they put
it to? - A. Yes. JOHN HIGGINS ...
secured them in the public house; I returned with Higgins
... . (To Higgins). Was it in the
CABLE, MARY SEAGO, theft: receiving stolen goods, 30 Oct 1805.
... goods, whereof
John Higgins ... Higgins,
Charles ... of Higgins, Clark ... Higgins,
Clark, and Doe ... indicted last Sessions of the name of Clark and Higgins
JENNINGS, theft: simple grand larceny, 13 Jul 1808.
... 525. MARY
JENNINGS was indicted for feloniously stealing on the 10th of July,
two guineas, fourteen half guineas, and a bank note, value 1 l. the
property of John Higgins. JOHN HIGGINS.
I am a labouring man, I live at Woolwich; I came ...
OVERTON, theft: simple grand larceny, 01 Jun 1808.
... there. JOSEPH HIGGINS
HIGGINS, theft: specified place, 17 Feb 1808.
... 224. EDWARD HIGGINS
was indicted for feloniously stealing on the 14th of February, eight
pair of shoes, value 1 l. and a pair of boots, value 1 l. the
propertyof Edward Pitman, in his dwelling house. JOSEPH HAMLET. I
live at No. 12, Cranbourn street, in the parish of St ...
HIGGINS, theft: specified place, 01 Nov 1809.
... 868. JOHN HIGGINS
was indicted for feloniously stealing on the 17th of October a
watch, value 3 l. 10 s. a gold broach, value 8 s. two gilt chains,
value 1 s. two gilt seals, value 2 s. a watch key, value 1 s. a
silver pencil case, value 3 s. 6 d. a silver tobacco stopper ...
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