British Executions

William Earls

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: highway robbery

Date Of Execution: 12 Aug 1786

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Gallows Hill, Winchester

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Robert Brown and William Earls guilty of the highway robbery of Edward Alford in the parish of Portsmouth on 2nd April 1786: robbing him of 9 copper halfpennies.