British Executions

William Hayward

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: stealing

Date Of Execution: 6 Apr 1757

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Moor Heath/Old Heath, Shrewsbury

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


William Hayward guilty of stealing  14 cheeses (valued at 40/-), 30 pounds of bacon (valued at 12/-), 10 pewter plates (valued at 10/-), an iron stock lock (valued at 12d), an iron key (valued at 6d), a pair of compasses (valued at 8d) in the dwelling house of Andrew Shakeshaft in the parish of Welington on 11th November 1756.