British Executions

James Berry

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: house breaking

Date Of Execution: 1 Aug 1755

Crime Location:

Execution Place: York

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


James Berry guilty of breaking into the dwelling house of William Pagett in the parish of Kidderminster on 4th June 1745; and stealing therefrom a cloth coat (valued at 3/-), a damask waistcoat (valued at 3/-), a gold ring (valued at 10/-), a silver ring (valued at 12d) and a gold guinea.