Date Of Execution: 27 Feb 1559
Crime Location: Sible Hedingham
Execution Place: unknown
William Fynche was convicted of grand larceny.
On 25 May 1558 he broke into the house of Richard Hodge at Sible Hedingham and stole a gold royal (10s), an English crown (5s), a French crown (6s. 4d.), 28s. in money, a silver ring (20d) and a silver 'mollett' (12d).
He was sentenced to hang but hanging not confirmed.
see National Archives - ASSI 35/8/3
see Calendar of Assizes Records Essex Indictments Elizabeth 1