British Executions

Joel Lunn

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: house breaking

Date Of Execution: 22 Aug 1795

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Staffordshire

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Joel Lunn, aged 29, guilty of breaking into the dwelling house of William Mitton in the parish of Tettenhall on 18th May 1795; and stealing therefrom a cloth coat (valued at 12/-), a velveret waistcoat (valued at 5/-), a pair of corduroy breeches (valued at 10/-)and a linen shirt (valued at 2/-) - the property of Richard Mitton; 2 cotton gowns (valued at 24/-), a silk petticoat (valued at 3/-), a silk cloak (valued at 18d), a cloth cloak (valued at 8/-), 3 linen aprons (valued at 3/-), 2 muslin handkerchiefs (valued at 1/-), a silk handkerchief (valued at 2/-), a cotton shawl (valued at 18d), 3 linen caps (valued at 3/-) and a linen shift (valued at 1/-) - te property of Ann Trow.