Document ReferencePw2 Hy 1076
TitlePetition from Ann Carey, to the House of Commons; n.d. [c.1710-1724]
Date1710-1724 (c)
Extent1 f
Content DescriptionDescribes the extent of her husband's [Dr Nicholas Carey] suffering during his imprisonment in the Tower of London; argues that the proceedings of the House of Lords in this case are 'directly contrary to Magna Charta, the Petition of Right' and other laws of the realm; asks that the House of Commons interpose with the House of Lords on her husband's behalf.
Termprisons, Tower of London
legal cases, Dr Nicholas Carey
parliamentary business, legal proceedings
punishments, fines

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA29920Carey; Nicholas (fl 1710-1724); Dr; imprisoned in the Tower of Londonfl 1710-1724
NA28597England and Wales; House of Commons
NA29921Carey; Ann (fl 1710-1724); Mrs; wife of Dr Nicholas Careyfl 1710-1724
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