British Executions

Gill Smith

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 10 Apr 1738

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Surrey

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Gill Smith, apothecary, of the parish of St Bridget (otherwise Brides) in the Ward of Farringdon Without, found guilty on an indictment for the murder of his wife, Elizabeth, by cutting her throat with a knife, in the parish of St George the Martyr, Southwark on 18th November 1737.