The Newgate Calendar - Bigamists, Adulterers and Abductors of Maidens

Bigamists, Adulterers and Abductors of Maidens

SIR JOHN JOHNSTON
Executed at Tyburn, 23rd of December, 1690 , for assisting to steal an Heiress

CATHERINE JONES
Tried for Bigamy

MARY HAMILTON
A Woman who was imprisoned and whipped for marrying Fourteen Women, 1746

JOHN GRIERSON
Transported for marrying without Banns, or License, December, 1755.

THE REVEREND MR WHEATLEY
Sentenced to do Public Penance for Adultery

THE COUNTESS OF BRISTOL,OTHERWISE THE DUCHESS OF KINGSTON
Whose Trial for Bigamy, at Westminster Hall, was attended by the Queen and other Members of the Royal Family

ANN MARROW
Pilloried at Charing Cross, 22nd of July, 1777, for marrying three Women

HENRY MORRIS
Transported for Bigamy

DANIEL DOODY, JOHN CUSSEN, alias WALSH, JAMES LEAHY, MAURICE LEAHY, WILLIAM DOODY, DAVID LEAHY, DANIEL RIEDY, WILLIAM COSTELLO, AND WALTER FITZMAURICE, alias CAPTAIN ROCK
Convicted of Abduction, 1822/1823

EDWARD GIBBON WAKEFIELD, WILLIAM WAKEFIELD AND FRANCES WAKEFIELD
Romance of a Wealthy Heiress who was abducted, and married at Gretna Green

CAPTAIN GEORGE HARROWER
Convicted of Bigamy.

ROBERT TAYLOR
Convicted of bigamy, 29th of June, 1840

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