British Executions

Peggy Dunn

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: stealing

Date Of Execution: 17 Jan 1754

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Oxfordshire

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Peggy Dunn, alias Margaret, alias Margaret Hailey, wife of Carberry Hailey, picked the pocket of Frances, wife of Andrew Cowley and privately stealing half a  guinea in gold, nine shillings in silver, three and a half pence in copper and a purse in which they were contained value 1d.  She was executed on Monday, 4 February 1754 at Green Ditch.