London Gazette index entry detail

Publication details:

Publication date: 18 Apr 1747.

Issue: 8633.

Page: 2.



Person details:

Name: Edward Savidge.

Marital Status: Not given.

Occupation: Labourer.


AT the Court at St. James's, the 16th day of April, 1747. PRESENT, The King's most Excellent Majesty in his Privy Council. WHEREAS Edward Savage otherwise Savidge, of Bexhill in the County of Sussex, Labourer ; Thomas Winter, of Polling near Hithe in the County of Kent, Farmer, commonly called or known by the Names of Footsey and Frost ; James Brooksey otherwise Brooksbv, of Ashford in the County of Kent, Patten-maker ; add Francis Rushing, late of Canterbury, but now of Wilsborow near Ashford in the said County of Kent, Labourer, were, upon the twenty sixth Day of March last, charged by Information of a credible Person upon Oath, by him inscribed before Thomas Burdus, Esquire, one of Hs Majesty’s Justices of the Peace for the County of Middlesex, with having been guilty, upon the third Day of November last, of being, together with divers others Persons, armed with Fire Arms or other, offensive Weapons, and so armed being assembled at a Place called the Sand Banks, in the Parish of Word near Deal in the County of Kent, in odder to be aiding and assisting in the Running, Landing, and Carrying away uncustomed Goods : Which Information was afterwards certified by the said Thomas Burdus, under his Hand and Seal, to one of his Majesty's Principal Secretaries of State, who has laid the same before his Majesty in his Privy Council, pursuant to the late Act of Parliament of the Nineteenth Year of the Reign of his present Majesty, in that Cafe made and provided — His Majesty doth, by and with the Advice of his Privy Council, by this his Order in his Privy Council, require and command, that the said Edward Savage otherwise Savidge, Thomas Winter, commonly called or known by the Names of Footsey and Frost, James Brooksey otherwise Brooksby, and Francis Rushing, and each of them, do surrender himself and themselves, within the Space of Forty Days after the first Publication of this Order in the London Gazette, to the Lord Chief Justice, or one other of his Majesty's Justices of the Court of King's Bench, or to one of his Majesty's Justices of the Peace. Temple Stanyan,.



Transcribed by:

Michael Metcalfe.

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