British Executions

Elizabeth Moreton

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: petty treason

Date Of Execution: 10 Aug 1744

Crime Location:

Execution Place: York

Method: burnt

Executioner: unknown


Elizabeth Moreton, (otherwise Owen), aged 22, guilty of Petit Treason in that she murdered her husband, Francis, by giving  him arsenic mixed in water, in the parish of All Saints Evesham on 16th December 1743.