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City of Westminster coroner, 1760

London: City of Westminster Coroners' Inquests; 14 February 1760 - 31 December 1760

 

Extracted from London Lives: LL ref. WACWIC65200001 - 6520000064

Tim Hitchcock, Robert Shoemaker, Sharon Howard and Jamie McLaughlin, et al.London Lives, 1690-1800 (www.londonlives.org, version 1.1, 24 April 2012).

 

 

 

 

 

WESTMINSTER 1760

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

14-02-1760

Bladgen

Joseph

m

St. Martins

Hanged; cord, wooden rack; cellar

Suffocation by hanging and strangling

Jno Feary

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18-2.1760

Ryall

John

m

St. John Evangelist

Drowning

Drowned self in Thames

John Feary

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8-02-1760

Strong

Martha

m

St. James

Hanged self

Cord from bed

John Feary

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00007

10-03-1760

Unknown

Female

f

St. Margaret

Drowned Thames New Bridge

Found drowned

John Feary

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00009

13-02-1760

Unknown

Female

f

St. George Hanover

Serpentine Hyde Park

Found drowned

John Feary

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17-03-1760

Kepell

Daughter of Ann

f

St. George Hanover

 

Still born

John Feary

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29-03-1760

Nugent

James

m

St. Martins Fields

Fell stairs in liquor; Horse & Groom; Hedge Lane; lingered 11 hours

Accidental Death

John Feasry

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17-04-1760

Unknown

Male

m

St. Margaret City

Died suddenly King Street; ancient and weak in body

Died suddenly visitation of God

John Feary

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02-05-1760

Unknown

Male

m

St. George Hanover

Serpentine Hyde Park

Lunatic, not of sound mind; drowned himself

John Feary

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00019

 

21-02-1760

Robinson

William

m

St. George Hanover

Assault & Robbery;  sword wound; Hounslow Heath

Feloniously killing & slaying against William Roberts

John Feary

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00021

02-06-1760

Coast

Samuel

m

St. John Evangelist

Working London Bridge, fell platform into Thames

Drowned accidentally

John Feasry

 

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00024

06-06-1760

Burchell

Ann

f

St. Martin Fields

Walking in roof coping; in liquor; fell

Accidental death

John Feary

00025

00026

02-07-1760

Bean

Alexander

m

St. Ann within St. Peter

Information of the lungs

Visitation of God

John Feary

00027

00028

14-07-1760

Bond

Richard

m

St. George Hanover

Hanged with cord in hat loft

Lunatic and distracted; hanged himself

John Geary

00029

00030

22-07-1760

Robinson

Benjamin

m

Charing Cross; Whitehall

Painting at Scotland Yard; ; fell iron rails; instantly died

Accidental death

John Feary

00031

00032

24-07-1760

Saunders

Hugh

m

St. Martin Fields

Working on roof, slipped, fell over parapet; instant death

Accidental death

John Feary

00033

00034

28-07-1760

Cox

Ann

f

Whitehall

Fit of passion; suffocated

Visitation of God

John Feary

00035

00036

29-07-1760

Bagnoll

Male

m

St. James

New born;

Still born

John Fearty

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00038

04-8.1760

Grant

Thomas

m

St. Margaret

Pistol against forehead; lunatic

Died after 3 days Westminster Hospital

John Feary

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06-08-1760

Tones

Sarah

f

St. George Hanover

Lunatic and distracted; cord to hook in wainscot

Strangulation

John Feary

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00042

19-08-1760

Blanchard

Elisabeth

f

St. James

Lunatic and distracted,

Ribbon,  on peg

Strangulation

John Feary

00043

00044

26-08-1760

Mills

Richard

m

St. John Evangelist

Drowned Thames at Horseferry

No evidence; found drowned

John Feary

00045

00046

10-09-1760

Cockshaw

Hannah

f

St. George Hanover

Lunatic & distracted;  cord to hook in kitchen at Duke Street

Strangled by hanging

John Feary

00047

0048

11-09-1760

Neunberg

Frederick

m

St. Martins Fields

Lunatic & distracted; pistol under chin

Lingered 6th to 9th; died.

John Feary

00049

00050

17-09-1760

Plunkett

Catherine

f

St. Martin Fields

Cord to hook in window frame; lunatic and distracted

Suffocation by hanging

John Feary

00051

00052

07-10-1760

Unknown

Male child (1)

m

St. George Hanover

Serpentine, Hyde Park; wrapped line n with bricks and stones

Murder person or persons unknown

John Feary

00053

00054

10-10-1760

Norman

William

m

St. Paul Covent Garden

At Maiden Lane; lunatic and distracted;  linen cloth to nail in wall

Suffocation by hanging

John Feary

00055

00056

03-11-1760

Macomett

Ann

f

St. Paul Covent Garden

Fell stairs Denmark Court 30th, died 31st.

Accidental death

John Feary

00057

00058

19-12-1760

Moody

Jacob (Captain)

m

St. Paul Covent Gardcen

In sedan chair greatly intoxicated

Accidental death

John Feary

00059

00060

30-12-1760

Unknown

Female

f

St. James Westminster

Infirmary in Poland Street, natural death

Visitation of God

John Feary

00061

00062

31-12-1760

Stanbridge

Thomas

m

St. Martin in the Fields

Eagle Court; natural death

Visitation of God

John Feary

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