British Executions

Joseph Wassell

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: burglary

Date Of Execution: 27 Mar 1790

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Staffordshire

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Joseph Wassell guilty of a burglary in the dwelling house of John Nicholls in the parish of Clent on 26th July 1789: stealing therefrom a pair of leather breeches (valued at 10/-), a silk handkerchief (valued at 2/-), an iron key (valued at 2d) and £10 in money numbered.