British Executions

Joseph Berton

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: highway robbery

Date Of Execution: 27 Aug 1741

Crime Location:

Execution Place: York

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Joseph Berton (or Bouton) guilty of highway robbery of John Hornby in the parish of Knaresborough on 27th May 1741: robbing him of 20/-.