British Executions

John Smith

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: stealing

Date Of Execution: 15 Aug 1795

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Moor Heath/Old Heath, Shrewsbury

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


John Smith, aged 25, guilty of stealing 10 cotton handkerchiefs in the shop of John Miner in the parish of Whitchurch on 27th March 1795.