British Executions

Leonard Lune

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: larceny

Date Of Execution: 13 Jul 1559

Crime Location: Birdbrook, Essex

Execution Place: unknown

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Leonard Lune was convicted of grand larceny and sentenced to hang. Execution not confirmed.

On 8 july 1559 he stole a dark-grey horse (40s) at Birdbrook, Essex.

Leonard Lune was a blacksmith from Stock.

see National Archives - ASSI 35/1/7

see Calendar Of Assize Records, Essex Indictments, Elizabeth I