British Executions

William Hartley

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: house breaking

Date Of Execution: 8 Apr 1786

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Sussex

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


William Hartley, aged 27, found guilty on an indictment for breaking into the dwelling house of Peter Everist in the parish of East Grinstead on 24th November 1785; and stealing therefrom a Bath great coat (valued at 6/-) and a scarlet silk coat (valued at 3/-).