British Executions

Robert Ellis

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: house breaking

Date Of Execution: 31 Mar 1744

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Beaumaris

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Robert Ellis on 22 October 1743 broke into the house of Elizabeth David in the parish of Llanerchymedd and stole (WALES 4/251/2).  Hanged April (BGE).

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