Insolvent Debtors 1762

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The following Persons being Fugitives for Debt, and beyond the Seas, on or before the TWENTY-FIFTH Day of OCTOBER, One Thousand Seven Hundred and Sixty, and having surrendered themselves to the Goalers or Keepers of the respective Prisons or goals hereafter-mentioned, do hereby give Notice, That they intend to take the Benefit of an Act of Parliament, passed in the First Year of the Reign of His present Majesty King George the third, intituled, An Act for Relief of Insolvent Debtors, at the next General or Quarter Sessions of the Peace to be held in and for the County, Riding, Division, City, town, Liberty, or Place, or any Adjournment thereof, which shall happen next after THIRTY Days from the FIRST Publication of the under-mentioned Names, viz.

London Gazette - Issue 10184 published on the 16 February 1762

Fugitive surrendered to the Keeper of the Sheriff's Ward or Prison in the Parish of St. Thomas the Apostle in and for the County of Devon.
First Notice.
John Tucker, formerly of Exmouth, in the Parish of Withecombe Rawleigh, in the County of Devon, late of Lympstone in the same County, Mariner.

London Gazette - Issue 10210 published on the 18 May 1762

Fugitive surrendered to the Warden of His Majesty's Prison of the FLEET.
First Notice.
Sarah Hawkins, formerly of the City of Exeter, late of Plymouth in the County of Devon, Widow, Dealer and Chapwoman.