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Susanna Tovey wife of Job Tovey of Penllewn in the parish
Collier States That on Friday evening previous
to the riot at Newport my brother Reuben Tyley came down
from the Coach & Horses and asked if I could let Mr. John
sleep there that night I said he might. Mr. Frost
came about 9 o'Clock my husband came in soon after I
suppose he had been with Mr. Frost at the Coach & Horses.
Mr. Frost went to bed shortly we have only one room with
two beds in it, Mr. Frost slept in one my husband in the
other, I slept at my Mothers. I made breakfast for Mr. Frost
the next morning (Saturday) about 8 o'clock. I left him to go
to my mothers after breakfast. I returned about 12 a
young man brought a letter for Mr Frost he answered it.
I do not know where the letter came from. I dined with Mr
& afterwards made him Tea - about 6 or 7 Mr. William
with a young man who was a stranger to me came
to see Mr Frost my husband was in the room at that time.
I went to my mothers they remained about a quarter of an
hour. Frost, Davies & the stranger then left my husband
followed shortly after. Mr Frost & my husband
returned about 9 o'clock they went to bed directly.
On the Sunday morning Frost my husband & self
breakfasted about 8 we dined at one I cannot say



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