British Executions

John Hill

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: return from transportation

Date Of Execution: 26 Mar 1796

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Moor Heath/Old Heath, Shrewsbury

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


John Hill, aged 25, guilty of being found at large in the Kingdom having been tried at the Salop Assizes on 9th August 1794 for stealing 6 pairs of harden sheets (valued at 39/-) and a single harden sheet (valued at 4/-) of Ann Robinson in the parish of Kinlet on 3rd June 1794; found guilty and sentenced to transportation.