British Executions

George Chapman

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: unknown

Date Of Execution: 19 Aug 1749

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Sussex

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


George Chapman and Richard Double (reprieved) were found guilty on an indictment for aiding and abetting the murder of Thomas Carswell by George Kingsmere who shot him in the right side of his body, in the parish of Salehurst on 26th December 1740 (year 14).  He was ordered to be executed on Saturday 19 August.