British Executions

John Hoyland

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: fornication

Date Of Execution: 10 Aug 1793

Crime Location:

Execution Place: York

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


John Hoyland, aged 77, guilty of laying hands on a she-ass and having a venereal affair with the same in the parish of Sheffield on 12th July last (the day before the Assizes began).