john corcoran age 22/23 19Oct1854

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john corcoran age 22/23
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al-tbawh al-tbawh be pnn- subject. to the and the be-ease be-ease to cannot is a Aad the has corpora-tMA, the canal-beat agaat that were ageat aad acted aad the eomaaer-cial TRIALS FOR MCBDER. Trial of John Corcorsua for tho Murder Michael Cava. r t COCRT OF OYER AND TERMOER. WinmiDir, Oct. 18. Brftss Baa tvtf IiuUll. The Court opened this , morning at 10 o'clock precisely, and proceeded to empanel a jury in the above case. Tbe prisoner ia a respectable looking person, a native of Ireland, and apparently not more than 22 or 23 years of age. The murder with which he is charged wav perpetrated perpetrated with a capstan bar on board the steamer Ktntubtc, on the 30th af July last, lie pleaded that the act wss done in self-defence. self-defence. self-defence. Tbe following gentlemen weie sworn as a jury : David C. Sampson, John Cunningham, Edward Guard. Jr ,' Thomaa Lloyd, Peter Hart, Joseph W. Cowles, Oscar Purdy, Fraacia W. Lasak, Root. U. Wilson, Walter L. Childs. Edward Dunn, Erastus H. Mb men. The District Attorney briefly stated the facte agaix,stthe prisoner ss they appear ia the subjoined evidence, and called on Patrick FlUn, who testified that he saw Nie-holee Nie-holee Nie-holee Dunn and Michael Coyne on the night of tha 30lh af July last, at the foot of Cedar-street Cedar-street Cedar-street ; they were qaerieling, and witness wrnt ap to Coyne to take him away ; he told me (witness) to go about my business ; tha next thing I heard ef them was that they were fighting on board the steamer ATeaae-bc ATeaae-bc ATeaae-bc ; I went on board to take away Coyne aad keep him from fighting with Dana ; after taking him out i" , I ' , ' ; : 1 ! ; 1 j I

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  1. The New York Times,
  2. 19 Oct 1854, Thu,
  3. Page 3

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