British Executions

John Nichols

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 26 Mar 1794

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Ipswich

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


John Nichols (aged 59) and Nathaniel Nichols, his son, (aged 19) guilty of the murder of his daughter, Sarah at Fakenham Magna on 14th September 1793: beating her with a dye stick and then strangling her. After his execution John Nichols was hanged in chains at Honington