British Executions

James Doughty

Age: 22

Sex: male

Crime: Sheep theft

Date Of Execution: 2 May 1801

Crime Location:

Execution Place: York Knavesmire

Method: hanging



James Doughty, aged 22, and Richard Holliday, aged 25, guilty of stealing 13 sheep, the property of Thomas Bingham, in the parish of Kirkby Lonsdale (?) on 30th October 1800.