British Executions

William Smith

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: highway robbery

Date Of Execution: 17 Jul 1737

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Gallows Hill, Winchester

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


William Smith guilty of the highway robbery of John Rowman: robbing him of a grey stone horse (value 20 guineas) and a brown gelding (value (20 guineas), the property of Edmund Thomas Williamson.  Dieted 10 days before execution.