. Min. Bk. 86, SCJ
Suffolk, March 1768. The writ and notification to Jane Dotey, both dated 8 April
1768, are in SF
142245. They are substantially similar in form to those printed in Brookline v. Roxbury,
No. 27, Docs. V
. The penalty for fornication provided by the section of the statute at note 1
above was a fine not to exceed £5, or whipping not to exceed ten stripes, in the
discretion of the Sessions.
received a fee of “12” (presumably shillings) from one Elisha Ford.
, Docket, Plymouth Inferior Court, Dec. 1768. Adams Papers