A Faithful narrative of Elizabeth Wilson who was executed at Chester, January 3d, 1786. Charged with the murder of her twin infants. : Containing some account of her dying sayings; with some serious reflections. : Drawn up at the request of a friend unconnected with the deceased.

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  • Wilson, Elizabeth, -- 1759?-1786.,
  • Executions and executioners.,
  • Murder -- Pennsylvania -- East Bradford.,
  • Infanticide -- Pennsylvania -- East Bradford.,
  • Crime -- Pennsylvania -- East Bradford.

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SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 44882.
ContributionsWilson, Elizabeth, 1759?-1786.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination12 p.
Number of Pages12
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14582983M

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