Petition for reprieve - Public Record Office Victoria - Public Record Office Victoria (State Archives of Victoria, Australia)
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Title: Petition for reprieve
Creator: Public Record Office Victoria
Provenance: VPRS 4966 P0 UNIT 3 ITEM 1 RECORD 1
Transcript: PETITION FOR REPRIEVE TO HIS EXCELLENCY THE GOVERNOR-IN COUNCIL, Your humble PETITIONERS (having carefully considered the circumstances of the case) respectfully pray that the Life of the CONDEMNED man, EDWARD KELLY, may be spared.N.B This list to be sent to Mr. David Gaunson, M.L.A, Solicitor for the Prisoner, so as to reach Melbourne on Monday morning next. 8th November 1880. NAMES RESIDENCE Richard Morgan 27 William Street Melbourne George Holden Spring Street Melbourne Edward brusack Flinders Street Melbourne Mary Anne Stuart Elizabeth Street Melbourne John McDonald Tumat N.S.W Ruth Denelly Albeny N.S.W Thomas Fitzgerald Albury N.S.W John Shaw from Meilton America William Fletcher from Boston U.S Samuel Adams from New York U.S William Hoffman from New Zealand Gustaf Rosengrew 21 Lonsdale St West Mrs Johnston Lygon St Carlton Mrs Monica McNabe Lonsdale St 42 Margaret reid Lonsdale St 41 Mr James Corbett Beechworth John Wright Gippsland [not readable-] 21 Lonsdale St West W.A Lasslett John River E. Preston Esq. John J Monovan Lonsdale St East M Monovan Lonsdale St East