British Executions

Edmund Connell

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: house breaking

Date Of Execution: 22 Aug 1787

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Gallows Field, Ilchester

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Edmund Connell (aged 30) guilty of a burglary in the dwelling house of Matthew Bragley in the parish of St Mary Magdalen, Taunton on 31st March 1787: stealing therefrom a linen shirt and other goods (valued at 2/-) - the property of Ann Shole, spinster; and a linen apron (valued at 12d) - the property of Rachel Shole.