British Executions

John Davis

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: burglary

Date Of Execution: 3 Apr 1765

Crime Location:

Execution Place: York

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


John Davis guilty of a burglary in the dwelling house of John Davis in the parish of Bredon on 2nd December 1764: stealing therefrom a worsted purse (valued at 1d), a silver stock buckle (valued at 5/-), 8 gold guineas, a foreign gold coin (value 36/-) and 43/- in money numbered.