British Executions

William Littoll

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: burglary

Date Of Execution: 13 Mar 1607

Crime Location: West Ham, Essex

Execution Place: unknown

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


William Littoll and Thomas White were convicted of burglary and sentenced to hang but their executions are not confirmed.

On 4 March 1607 they burgled a house at West Ham and stole 3 shirts (30s.), a sheet (8s.), a folding cloth (1s.) and an apron (3s.).

Later on 4 March 1607 they burgled another house and stole a basin (2s.), 2 porringers (8d.) and several pieces of cloth (2s.).

They were both labourers from West Ham.

see Calendar Of Assize Records - Essex Indictments James I - JS Cockburn

see Assizes 35/49/1