William Quelch

Life archive ID obpt18100718-30-defend312
Born 1772. Gender male. Occupation Lighter-man. First recorded 1810.
Born
1772
Tried
18th July 1810
Age 38. Occupation Lighter-man.
Tried at Old Bailey, London. Accused of theft from a specified place (feloniously stealing, on the 25th of june, one thousand eight hundred pound weight of logwood, value 25 l. the property of margaret thompson , widow, philip thompson , and robert cuff thompson , in a certain barge on the navigable river thames). Found guilty. Sentenced to death. Sentence outcome was freed.
Sentence respited
14th February 1811
Age 39.
Freed
29th October 1811
Age 39.