At Cranfield, upon view of the body of John Buckley, a Gipsy, who was found dead under a hovel of Mr. Robinson, a farmer of that parish, where he had been lodging two or three nights. He was 90 years of age, and well known in the neighbourhood. Verdict accordingly.
At Maulden, upon view of the body of Elizabeth White, aged 11 years, who riding in a van of her father's, who is a hawker, attempted to jump out, when she fell upon the ground, and the wheel passing over her head killed her instantly. Verdict, accidental death.
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Northampton Mercury - Saturday, 26th October 1839
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