British Executions

John Codgell


Sex: male

Crime: Horse theft

Date Of Execution: 28 Mar 1801

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Method: hanging



Huntingdonshire John Codgell guilty of stealing a mare (valued at £20), the property of Thomas Hitchcock, in the parish of Sawtry Saint Joseph (sic) on 3rd of November 1899.  In newspaper as “a black horse of Thomas Everitt of Hameton”.