British Executions

William Howson

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: horse stealing

Date Of Execution: 14 Aug 1790

Crime Location:

Execution Place: York

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


William Howson (otherwise William Howson Bell) and James Ferguson guilty of stealing a black mare (valued at £6), the property of James Bell, in the parish of Richmond on  4th May 1790.