British Executions

John Salmon

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: highway robbery

Date Of Execution: 4 Apr 1739

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Surrey

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Alexander Mills and John Salmon found guilty on an indictment for the highway robbery of Thomas Harvey in the parish of St Mary, Rotherhithe on 11th January 1739: robbing him of a pair of trousers (valued at 2/-), a handkerchief (valued at 1/3), a knife and fork (valued at 10d) and 2/- in money numbered.