British Executions

Edward Edwards

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: highway robbery

Date Of Execution: 1 Sep 1756

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Moor Heath/Old Heath, Shrewsbury

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Edward Edwards guilty of the highway robbery of Samuel Corfield in the parish of Stanton Lady on 12th January 1756: robbing him of 5/2 in money numbered.  Executed.