British Executions

James Ashroth

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: stealing sheep

Date Of Execution: 5 Apr 1788

Crime Location:

Execution Place: York

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


James Ashroth and John Eastwood guilty of stealing 1 ewe (valued at 8/-), the property of Thomas Waller, in the parish of Thornhill on 7th October 1787.