British Executions

John Smith

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: burglary

Date Of Execution: 7 Apr 1784

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Gallows Field, Ilchester

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


John Smith and John Chanell guilty of a burglary in the dwelling house of John Tyler: stealing therefrom a silk and cotton handkerchief (valued at 18d), other goods (valued at 13/6) and 9/- in money.