British Executions

William Guest

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: highway robbery

Date Of Execution: 6 Apr 1784

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Surrey

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


William Guest, aged 18, found guilty on an indictment for the highway robbery of Mary, wife of William Southhouse in the parish of Wandsworth on 5th December 1783: robbing her of a silk purse (valued at 6d) and 10/- in money numbered.