CP.H.2949
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Reference:CP.H.2949
Repository:Borthwick Institute GB 193


Court:undefined
Case:Defamation (sexual slander)
Details:2 Pieces; Has deposition; No libel; No sentence
Outcome:
Date: 18/1/1672 — 18/1/1672


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People & Places
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Participant:William   Pickering [Pickeringe]
Role:plaintiff
Details:male; gentleman
Location:Leeds (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Leeds (Leeds) : ecclesiastical parish



Participant:Robert   Thornton [Thornton]
Role:defendant
Details:male; father of Martha Thornton



Participant:Margery   Bankes [Bancks]
Role:witness
Details:female; 19; spinster
Location:Leeds (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Cross Flats (Crosse Flatts) : undefined



Participant:Sybil   Walker [Walker]
Role:witness
Details:female; 79; widow
Location:Guiseley (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Horsforth (Horsforth) : township



Participant:Helen   Cock [Cocke]
Role:witness
Details:female; 30; wife of William Cock, husbandman
Location:Guiseley (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Horsforth (Horsforth) : undefined



Participant:John   Robinson [Robinson]
Role:witness
Details:male; 40; yeoman
Location:Leeds (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Armley (Armley) : undefined



Participant:Richard   Atkinson [Atkinson]
Role:witness
Details:male; 50; yeoman
Location:Leeds (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Beeston (Beeston) : undefined



Participant:Margaret   Ward [Ward]
Role:witness
Details:female; 48; wife of John Ward, stockman
Location:Bradford, St Peter (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Bradford (Bradford) : undefined



Participant:Alice   Sykes [Sykes]
Role:witness
Details:female; 60
Employment:cooper
Location:Bradford, St Peter (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Bradford (Bradford) : undefined



Participant:John   Herst [Hirst]
Role:witness
Details:male; 30
Employment:mason
Location:Leeds (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Leeds (Leeds) : undefined



Participant:Anthony   Mason [Mason]
Role:witness
Details:male; 40
Employment:butcher
Location:Calverley (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Calverley (Calverley) : ecclesiastical parish



Participant:Alexander   Horn [Horne]
Role:witness
Details:male; gentleman
Location:Leeds (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Cross Flats (Crosse Flatts) : undefined



Participant:Richard   Hargreave [Hargreaves;  Hargrave]
Role:witness
Details:male; 22
Employment:clothier
Location:Leeds (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Beeston (Beeston) : undefined



Participant:Abraham   Halliwell [Halliwell]
Role:witness
Details:male; 46; yeoman
Location:Leeds (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Leeds (Leeds) : undefined



Participant:Francis  Parker [Parker]
Role:prosecution proctor
Details:male



Associated Places
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Location:Leeds (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Leeds (Leeds) : ecclesiastical parish
Location:Leigh (Lancashire)
Place(s):Atherton (Atherton) : township
Location:London (London) : undefined
Location:York : city
Place(s):YorkCastlegate (Castlegate) : street name
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