Amlwch Criminals 1730-1830

Data from National Library of Wales records

Accused Status Location and date Date Prosecutor Verdict Offence
Edmund Hughes Yeoman Beaumaris; : 2 February 1733 Rowland Prichard No true bill. Assault.
Ellin Humphrey Married . 12 October 1738 Thomas Hughes, joiner Assault on Martha Hughes, prosecutor's wife, who was heavily pregnant.
William Humphrey Blacksmith . 12 October 1738 Thomas Hughes, joiner Assault on Martha Hughes, prosecutor's wife who was heavily pregnant.
William Jones Labourer Rhoscolyn; : 3 January 1758 Edward Rimmer, Warrington, co. Lancs., maltster No true bill. Theft of food from Thomas Rimmer, maltster. Food riot.
William Jones Labourer Rhoscolyn; : 3 January 1758 Edward Rimmer, Warrington, co. Lancs., maltster No true bill. Riot and breaking and entering the dwelling house of Richard Jones. Food riot.
William Jones Labourer Rhoscolyn; : 3 January 1758 Edward Rimmer, Warrington, co. Lancs., maltster No true bill. Riot and breaking and entering the dwelling house of Richard Jones. Food riot.
William Jones Labourer Rhoscolyn; : 3 January 1758 Edward Rimmer, Warrington, co. Lancs., maltster No true bill. Theft of food from the dwelling house of Richard Jones. Food riot.
John Randle Labourer Rhoscolyn; : 3 January 1758 Edward Rimmer, Warrington, co. Lancs., maltster No true bill. Riot and breaking and entering the dwelling house of Richard Jones. Food riot.
John Randle Labourer Rhoscolyn; : 3 January 1758 Edward Rimmer, Warrington, co. Lancs., maltster No true bill. Theft of food from the dwelling house of Richard Jones. Food riot.
Elizabeth Evans Singlewoman . 9 December 1772 Hugh Shadrach & David Onisphorous, Llanrhwydrys, yeoman No prosecution. Abandoning a child. No indictment.
Peter Hughes Miner Llannerch-y-medd; : 2 February 1775 Margaret Williams No prosecution, never brought to trial. Bigamy. Married Catherine Williams, spinster, at Llangernyw, co. Denb. on 1 Jan. 1761 and prosecutor at Llannerch-y-medd on 2 Feb. 1775.
John Owen VIctualler . 31 March 1777 John Maurice, yeoman/blacksmith Not guilty. Assault.
Owen Owens Yeoman . 31 March 1777 John Maurice, yeoman/blacksmith Not guilty. Assault.
William Owens Merchant . 31 March 1777 John Maurice, yeoman/blacksmith No true bill. Assault.
John Parry Yeoman . 31 March 1777 John Maurice, yeoman/blacksmith Not guilty. Assault.
John Williams Yeoman . 7 August 1784 John Williams, butcher/bailiff Assault on the prosecutor, one of the bailiffs of the sheriff in the execution of his duty.
Richard Edwards Labourer Llandrillo-yn-Edeirnion; : Meirioneth; 22 January 1786 Simon Evans, coachman & Robert Ellis, labourer Not guilty. Theft of wearing apparel including a livery great coat belonging to Griffith Jones, Llandrillo-yn-Edeirnion, employer of one of the prosecutors, from a dwelling house.
John Jones Saddler . 6 August 1787 William Hughes, gent. Not guilty. Forgery of bill of delivery of hides and skins to Parys Mine Company. Value: £12 2s. 6d.
John Jones Saddler . 6 August 1787 William Hughes, gent. Not guilty. Obtaining money by false pretences on the basis of a bill of delivery for ficitious hides and skins from the Parys Mine Company.Value: £12 2s. 6d.
John Hughes Miner . 9 April 1799 William Griffith, Amlwch, shoemaker & George Silkstone No true bill. Theft from a shop of cloth and other goods from the shop of prosecutor's aunt.Value: £2 10s. 7d
William Hughes Yeoman 9 March 1802 Foulk Jones Assault.
Nathaniel Luky (Alias: Nicholas Luky) Yeoman 9 March 1802 Foulk Jones Assault.
William Williams Carpenter Llechgynfarwy; : January 1814 Hugh Jones, Amlwch Not guilty. Theft of sheep.
Joseph Lee St Asaph, co. Flint; : Flint; 12 April 1816 Edward Roberts, farmer Not guilty. Theft of a horse from prosecutor's stable.
Joseph Lee Mold; : Flint 12 April 1816 Evan Roberts Not guilty. Theft of personal goods, a saddle and bridle.
David Burgers Yeoman . 8 August 1822 Griffith Williams, Amlwch Obtaining money by false pretences by falsely claiming that he had authority by virtue of a county court summons to receive 2 from prosecutor relating to an action of debt pending in the county court between Edward Collier, innkeeper, and prosecutor for 1-19-11d.
George Bradley Roose Gent. 29 June 1825 James Webster, esq. Not guilty withdrawn, guilty Assault.
Ellin Jones Married 18 December 1826 John Hughes, Amlwch, shopkeeper Not guilty. Theft from a shop of food.
Margaret Williams Married 18 December 1826 John Hughes, Amlwch, shopkeeper Not guilty. Theft from a shop of food.
David Roberts the elder Labourer . 1 September 1827 Robert Jones Not guilty. Receiving a watch and a leather bag stolen by prisoner's son, David Roberts the younger.
John Jenkins Unspecified Tregaean 20 October 1828 Catherine Hughes, Tregaean, widow No prosecution, prosecutor too ill to attend sessions. Pickpocketing prosecutor's purse as she was walking home from Caernarfon. No indictment.
John Roberts Labourer 16 October 1829 Hugh Williams, Amlwch, farmer Not guilty. Theft of sheep.
John Roberts Labourer 1 February 1830 Richard Williams, Rhosybol No true bill. Theft of a sheep.

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