THE NEWGATE CALENDAR
MARY FRITH OTHERWISE MOLL CUTPURSE
A famous Master-Thief and an Ugly, who dressed like a Man, and died in 1663
Executed at Tyburn, December 23, 1712, for Fraudulent Bankruptcy
Executed for Returning from Transportation
MARK ANTHONY DE LA PORTE
A Catholic priest, sentenced to life imprisonment for performing a Catholic marriage, 4th March 1719
Director of a Corporation of Thieves, and a most famous Receiver. Executed at Tyburn, 24th of May, 1725
Who was married a Few Days after she was hanged for Murder in 1728
Executed at Tyburn, Sept. 19, 1729, for sending a letter to extort money.
JOHN WALLER, alias TREVOR,
Pilloried for perjury, and pelted to death by the populace, 13th June, 1732
(A very curious and wicked case.)
Executed for high treason, in diminishing the gold coin of the realm, April 3, 1739.
THE THIEF, THE PRIESTS, AND THE GREAT KING OF PRUSSIA
An Anecdotal Fact, and a touch at Superstition.
USHER GAHAGAN AND TERENCE CONNER
Erudite Men, who were executed for High Treason, in diminishing the Current Coin of the Realm, 28th of February, 1749
JOHN CATHER, PATRICK KANE, AND DANIEL ALEXANDER
Pilloried for extortion, 1751.
Executed at Tyburn, December 2, 1752, for defrauding his creditors
A Jew, punished for breaking the Christian Sabbath.
CHARLES FREDERICK WYSENTHALL
Transported in the year 1756, for subornation of perjury.
Convicted of Crimping, or Kidnapping, young Men for the Service of the East India Company, 27th of April, 1757
Convicted of an unnatural crime
JOHN CROUCH AND WIFE
Convicted for offering to sell, on the Royal Exchange, a Young Girl, 12th of May, 1766
Executed at Tyburn, 14th of October, 1767, for High Treason, in diminishing the Current Coin of the Realm
City of London hoaxed by a False Proclamation of War, April, 1778
A Blackmailer, who was convicted of Highway Robbery, 22nd of February, 1779
JOHN ELLIOT, M.D.
Acquitted of a Serious Crime, he killed himself, by Hunger-Striking because of a Vindictive Sentence for a Minor Offence
NATHANIEL LILLEY, JAMES MARTIN, MARY BRIANT, WILLIAM ALLEN, AND JOHN BUTCHER
Convicted of Returning from Transportation
Convicted of Larceny in April, 1800, and executed in spite of Extraordinary Efforts to get her reprieved
THOMAS PICTON, ESQ.
Late Governor of Trinidad. Convicted 24th of February, 1806, of applying Torture, in order to extort Confession from a Girl
A Starving Fortune-Teller, who was convicted by the Middlesex Magistrates of being a Rogue and Vagabond, 1807
HECTOR CAMPBELL, ESQ.
Fined and imprisoned, in the Year 1808, for acting as a Physician without a Licence
THE REV. ABRAHAM ASHWORTH,
Sentenced in 1808 to Three Years' Imprisonment in Lancaster Jail, for ill-treating his Female Pupils
Fined Five Hundred Pounds, and imprisoned, at the Old Bailey Sessions, in October, 1809, for enticing an English Artificer to leave his Country and emigrate to the United States of North America
THOMAS PUGH AND ELIZABETH PUGH
Convicted at the London Sessions, 20th of January, 1810, and sentenced to Imprisonment for a Conspiracy, in what is called " Child-Dropping "
Convicted in 1811 of receiving the Skins of Royal Swans from the Serpentine River, in Hyde Park, knowing them to have been stolen
JOHN STANLEY, THOMAS JEFFRY, W. BRAINE AND WILLIAM BRUNT
London Boot Operatives who were imprisoned for conspiring to obtain Better Wages, August, 1811
Tried for child stealing, 1811
Sentenced to Six Months' Imprisonment for buying Guineas at a Higher Price than their Nominal Value, September, 1812
"The Flying Dustman," convicted at the Middlesex Sessions, September, 1812, for an Assault, and sentenced to Three Months' Imprisonment
Another Tyrannical Guardian of the Peace of the Night, whose Case offers another Peep into a London Watch-House, imprisoned for assaulting a Woman, November, 1812
MRS MARY RIDDING
A Captain's Wife, who was sent to Prison for stealing a Child, 28th of August, 1819
JOHN ST JOHN LONG
A Quack Doctor of Harley Street, who was convicted for the Manslaughter of a Woman Patient. When he died a Monument was erected to him by Grateful Patients
JAMES LOVELACE and others
The Tolpuddle Martyrs, transported for forming a trade union, 1834
Pitiful Scene in an Attempt to hang him at Jersey
Executed, under the Bankruptcy Act, for a Felonious Embezzlement
THOMAS WHITE AND WALTER WYATT
Two Thieves, who were the First Criminals to be executed at Oxford
Convicted for Abuse of his Authority as a Magistrate.
Imprisoned for Endeavouring to Bribe a Turnkey of Newgate.
Executed for Celebrating a Marriage, He Being a Layman.
Transported for Stealing a Child
Transported for Perjury.
ELIZABETH HUNTER AND REBECCA JARVIS
Convicted of Roasting a Child.
IKEY alias ISAAC SOLOMON
Transported for Receiving Stolen Goods.
Transported for Maliciously Wounding Cattle.
JOHN EDWARDS, alias HEATH; PETER LEGASSER; AND JEREMIAH WEEDON
Imprisoned for Kidnapping a Solicitor to Extort a Client's Money from him.
CHARLES W. PENRUDDOCK.
A Student, Convicted of Assaulting an Examiner who asked him Difficult Questions.
GEORGE VAUGHAN, ROBERT MACKEY, AND GEORGE BROWN
Convicted of a Conspiracy.
Transported for Buying Stolen Goods
LIEUTENANT-GENERAL WILLIAM GANSEL
Tried for Firing a Pistol at John Hyde, 8th September, 1773
MESSRS. RUMBOLD AND SYKES
Members of Parliament for Hindon, in Wiltshire, Imprisoned for Bribery, in the Year 1776
And Other Sham Doctors
Convicted in the Ecclesiastical Court for Slander, May 4, 1774, and Sentenced to be Imprisoned Four Years
HOLDERNESS, THE WATERMAN
Convicted and punished for Ill Treatment to his Fare, 1792.
Convicted, Pilloried, and Imprisoned, at Lancaster, September 2, 1794, for Perjury
WILLIAM TILLEY, JOHN CROSSWELL, GEORGE HARDWICK, JAMES HAYDEN, JOHN HAWDEN, SIMON JACOBS, JOHN SOLOMONS, JOHN PHILLIPS, AND JOHN HENLEY
Convicted at the Old Bailey, July 1, 1795, of a Conspiracy, and Sentenced to Transportation.
EDWARD COOKE AND HENRY PARISH
Soldiers in the Oxfordshire Militia, Condemned at a General Court Martial, and Shot at Brightelmstone (i.e. Brighton), June 12, 1795, for Mutiny
Convicted, Fined, and Imprisoned, for Cruelty to her Female Apprentices
THOMAS LUCAS and SARAH WELLS
Christians Prosecuted by Jews
RICHARD THOMAS DUDMAN AND EDWARD WOOD
Convicted of a Conspiracy, of the Foulest Nature, at the Middlesex Sessions, and Sentenced to Imprisonment and the Pillory
THE PARSON'S HORSE AND THE WINDMILL.
A Singular Case
MUTINY AT MALTA, APRIL 1807
A Caution to Soldiers
Whipped for Cruelty to his Apprentices
SAMUEL DAVIS, JOHN MARRYATT, JOHN LAWRENCE BARRON, GEORGE WINDLE, AND SARAH GROVER
Pilloried and Imprisoned, for a Conspiracy
Convicted at the Lent Assizes, for the County of Durham, 1809, and Fined and Imprisoned, for Perjury.
Punishment of a Prevaricating Witness in Botany Bay
Convicted the sittings after Michaelmas Term 1810, in the Court at Westminster, of Perjury
FOUR NATIVE INDIANS OF BOMBAY
Tried and Punished, 1810, for a Conspiracy, to Murder George Cumming Osborne, Esquire.
COMBINATION OF JOURNEYMEN BOOT-MAKERS.
A Lesson to Journeymen of every trade
ANN ILLIARD AND HER DAUGHTER
Fined and Imprisoned for Keeping a Brothel
DAVID MOORE, AND JOHN WILD
Midnight Guardians of the Peace Of London, Imprisoned for Abuse of Office.
THOMAS FARNSWORTH THE YOUNGER
Convicted at the Middlesex sessions, of an Assault and Libel upon his Father
THE SCALE OF ROGUERY EXEMPLIFIED
From the Earliest Stage of Human Depravity
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