British Executions

Francis Roe

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: burglary

Date Of Execution: 1 Apr 1773

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Surrey

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Francis Roe found guilty on an indictment for a burglary in the dwelling house of William Dickenson in the parish of St John, Southwark on 7th February 1773: stealing therefrom 5 silver teaspoons (valued at 10/-), a silver milk pot (valued at 10/-), a pier glass in a gilt frame (valued at 10/-) and a mahogany tea chest (valued at 2/-).