found dead in a well at Gumley

On thursday morning last a new born male child, was found dead in a well at Gumley in this county, and upon an Inquisition taken before William Tilly, gent. coroner for this county, the jury brought in their verdict Wilful Murder against Jane Tilley of Gumley aforesaid mother of the child, and Anne Tilley, her sister, who were both committed to the county gaol by the coroner.
++Last week Thomas Stetchley was committed to the said gaol, charged with forcibly breaking into the house of Elizabeth Pratt of Whitwick.
++As was Thomas Brotherhood of Barrow on Soar, charged with breaking 15 panes of glass, in the house of Elizabeth Haddon of Barrow aforesaid; and for want of sureties, for his appearance at the next quarter sessions.
++Last week a boy, son of John Savage, of Hoton in this county, accidentally fell into a pond of water at Hoton aforesaid, and was drowned. The Coroner’s inquest sat upon the body and brought in their verdict accidental death.
++Last week, as a boy, servant to Mr. Hames of Kibworth Harcourt in this county, was cutting some hay from a stack in his master’s yard, the rick accidentally fell upon him and killed him on the spot. The Coroner’s inquest sat upon the body and brought in their verdict accidental death.
++Last week John Foreman, servant to Mr. Dowell, a farmer at Kirby Mallory in this county, accidentally received a kick upon his head from a mare in his master’s stable, which killed him in a few hours afterwards. The Coroner’s inquest sat upon the body and brought in their verdict accidental death.