British Executions

William Norman

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: house breaking

Date Of Execution: 19 Apr 1786

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Gallows Field, Ilchester

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


William Norman (aged 17) guilty of breaking into the dwelling house of Edmund Oland in the parish of Exford on 15th August 1785; and stealing therefrom a pound of butter and other goods (valued at 2/2), the goods of Edward Oland; and a pair of breeches and other goods (valued at 10/2) and a silver half croen piece - the property and money of John Hooper.