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The Informacon of Mary Ball of St. anns ꝑish Spinster 4 day of February 16989

She saith that abot. the Midle of last summer wn. ye weather was very hot mr Thomas Carter now prisoner in Newgate sent her to Will Chaloner now prisoner in Newgate for he knew wt. and upon her delivering this message he the sd Chaloner gave her 6s. newly made and wrapt up in a piece of paper and bid her tell the said Carter that if they were not made as they should be the next should be better

That the last summr she had severall parcells of Mill'd Shills of her Mrs. Katherine Karter to put off and that the shillings lookt as if they had been newly made and in putting them off she hath severall times been stopt and forced to change them upon complaint that they were Counterfeit and that she hath sometimes seen the sd William Chaloner call the said Cath Carter aside and give her a litle paper wrapt up with something in it wch this Informant took to be counterfeit money newly made because her said Mrs. Kath Carter hath given her such mon'y immediatly to put off and that she once saw the said Chaloner give the said Katherine Carter to {sic} such shills. naked and yt Chaloner used the last summer to come often to the house of the said Katherine Carter and there had a furnace of a Chimney of a Room up two pair of staires forwards and melting pots and a Ladle to melt Metall in and Charcoal in a Closset by the Chimney and that wn the sd Chaloner went into that room he <60r> used to lock himself in and charge that if any body came to speak wth. him they should deny him and that he would stay lockt up in the room sometimes two or 3 houres togeather

Mary Ball


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