British Executions

Henry Smith

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 27 Mar 1758

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Staffordshire

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Henry Smith guilty of the murder of his wife, Jane, by poisoning her with yellow arsenic mixed with apple and whey, at Pipehill Lane, Draycott in the Clay in the parish of Hanbury on 28th August 1757.