British Executions

Alice Nokes

Age: unknown

Sex: female

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 27 Aug 1579

Crime Location: Lamborne, Essex

Execution Place: unknown

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Alice Nokes was convicted of murder by witchcraft. Execution not confirmed.

On 1 December 1579 she bewitched Elizabeth Barsett whereof she died instantly.