British Executions

Agnes Waterhouse

Age: unknown

Sex: female

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 27 Aug 1566

Crime Location: Hatfield Peverel

Execution Place: unknown

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Agnes Waterhouse admitted witchcraft and was hanged.

She had been on trial with her daughter aged 18 for suspected witchcraft but her daughter was aquitted.