British Executions

John Carpenter

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: stealing sheep

Date Of Execution: 6 Aug 1785

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Sussex

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


John Carpenter, aged 28, found guilty on an indictment for stealing 2 cows (valued at £10), the property of Thomas Cheale, in the parish of East Grinstead on 3rd May 1785.