British Executions

Joseph Rogers

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: house breaking

Date Of Execution: 10 Sep 1791

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Staffordshire

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Joseph Rogers guilty of breaking into the dwelling house of John Shaw in the parish of Milwich on 23rd August 1791; and stealing therefrom a cotton handkerchief (valued at 18d), a linen shirt (valued at 2/-), 2 pairs of woollen stockings (valued at 1/-), 14 gold guineas, a silver half-crown piece, a silver three penny piece and 5/6 in money numbered.