British Executions

Francis Elliott

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: house breaking

Date Of Execution: 18 Mar 1780

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Gallows Hill, Winchester

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Francis Elliott (otherwise Wilton) guilty of breaking into the dwelling house of Robert Ridger in the parish of Hawkley; and stealing therefrom 6 pairs of leaher shoes (valued at 22/-) and other goods (valued at 9/-).