British Executions

Elizabeth Fraunces

Age: unknown

Sex: female

Crime: witchcraft

Date Of Execution: 27 Aug 1579

Crime Location: Essex

Execution Place: unknown

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Elizabeth Fraunces was convicted of witchcraft and hanged.

In 1566 she was accused of bewitching two people and sentenced to prison and the stocks.

In 1579 she admitted to witchcraft and was hanged