British Executions

Edward Freeman

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: rape

Date Of Execution: 6 Aug 1796

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Ely

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Saturday,  6 August 1796 at Ely (Cambridge Chronicle)

Edward Freeman, a schoolmaster at Elm, guilty of the rape of one of his pupils, a girl of 10 years of age.            

Rape of schoolgirl