British Executions

Solomon Cornett

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: burglary

Date Of Execution: 1 Jun 1741

Crime Location:

Execution Place: York

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


William Jones and Solomon Cornett guilty of a burglary in the dwelling house of Edward Brown in the parish of Ribbesford on 31st January 1741: stealing therefrom 2 pounds of Hog’s lard (valued at 1/-) and an iron spit (valued at 2/-).