British Executions

Agnes Dix

Age: unknown

Sex: female

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 27 Aug 1574

Crime Location: Belchamp Walter

Execution Place: unknown

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Agnes Dix was convicted of murder by witchcraft. Execution not confirmed.

She bewitched Elizebeth Potter, wife of John Potter of Belchamp Walter labourer, so that she died thereof on 20 January.

see T/A 418/24/23

see T/A 418/24/22