British Executions

John Day

Age: 26

Sex: male

Crime: Burglary

Date Of Execution: 4 Apr 1801

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Thetford

Method: hanging




John Allen (aged 23) and John Day (aged 26) guilty of a burglary in the dwelling house of the Rev. Isaac Horsley in the parish of North Walsham on 18th February 1801: stealing therefrom a watch (valued at 40/-) and a key (valued at 1d).