British Executions

Joshua Stephenson

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: high treason

Date Of Execution: 27 Apr 1795

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Surrey

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Dennis Ryan and Joshua Stephenson found guilty on an indictment for High Treason in counterfeiting shillings in the parish of St George the Martyr, Southwark on 2nd October 1794.  They were ordered to be drawn to the place of execution.  Their execution was respited.