British Executions

John Goodwin

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: return from transportation

Date Of Execution: 1 Aug 1740

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Staffordshire

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


John Goodwin  (Otherwise John Barlow) guilty of being found at large in the Kingdom having been tried at the Yorkshire Assizes on 17th July 1738 for stealing a black mare (valued at £5), the property of Thomas Moggs in the parish of Rotherham; found guilty and sentenced to death but reprieved for transportation on 25th July 1739.  No reprieve traced.