British Executions

James Hartley

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: burglary

Date Of Execution: 17 Apr 1790

Crime Location:

Execution Place: York

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


James Hartley guilty of a burglary in the dwelling house of William Sanderson in the parish of Preston on 24th August 1789: stealing therefrom 9 silk handkerchiefs (valued at 30/-), 12 cotton handkerchiefs (valued at 15/-), 1 silk and cotton handkerchief (valued at 1/-) and 1 other cotton handkerchief (valued at 1/-).