Evidence Type: Newspaper Report
18 January 1828
MARY CURTEN was charged with stealing a waistcoat, the property of WM MERCERS,* a dealer in Sydney, and found guilty. Sentenced three months to the third class in the factory.
The same prisoner was indicted upon a second charge, for stealing a gown, the property of MARY ANN SQUIRES, at Kissing Point, with whom she was employed as a house-servant. Guilty. Sentenced an additional three months to the Factory.
* WILLIAM MERCERS
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