British Executions

George Powdrith

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: return from transportation

Date Of Execution: 23 Apr 1770

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Surrey

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


George Powdrith found guilty on an indictment for being at large in the Kingdom having been found guilty at the Quarter Sessions for Surrey on 9th January 1770, for stealing a hempen sack (valued at 2/-) and 4 bushels of Peas (valued at 12/-), the property of Charles Horton in the parish of St George the Martyr, Southwark on 23rd October 1769 and sentenced to transportation.