British Executions

John Briand

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: highway robbery

Date Of Execution: 27 Apr 1774

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Surrey

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Daniel Dibble and John Briand found guilty on an indictment for the highway robbery of Elizabeth Appleton in the parish of Lambeth (sic) on 2nd September 1773: robbing her of 1 gold guinea and 3 copper half pennies.  They were ordered to be executed on the 27th.