British Executions

Andrew Frysen

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: stealing

Date Of Execution: 6 Aug 1785

Crime Location:

Execution Place: unknown

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Saturday, 6 August 1785 (Cambridge Chronicle) Andrew Frysen (otherwise Fryson), a Dane, guilty of privately stealing 5 bank notes to the value of £130 from the person of William King, a horse dealer of London, while he slept at the Red Lion Inn at Newmarket on 1st May (Cambridge Chronicle Sat 7th May). Frysen was buried at Chesterton as Andrew Fyson on 6th August 1785.