British Executions

Mary Ellicks

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: burglary

Date Of Execution: 23 Sep 1780

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Staffordshire

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Mary Ellicks guilty of a burglary in the  dwelling house of Elizabeth Cope in the parish of Rugeley on 21st June 1780: stealing therefrom a silk purse (valued at 1d), a canvas purse (valued at 1d), a silk gown (valued at 7/-), a linen gown (valued at 5/-), a cotton gown (valued at 5/-), a remnant of flowered curtain (valued at 1/-), a pair of stays (valued at 5/-), a linen shirt (valued at 2/-), a muslin neckcloth (valued at 6d), a wired gauze cap (valued at 1/-), 3 muslin caps (valued at 2/-), 3 silk handkerchiefs (valued at 3/-), 4 silk cloaks (valued at 15/-) and 35/- in money numbered.