British Executions

Francis Battin

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: highway robbery

Date Of Execution: 1 Apr 1742

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Oxfordshire

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Francis Battin guilty of the highway robbery of Hugh Filber in the parish of Shirburn on 12th November 1741: robbing him of a leather bolt (valued at 2d), a leather purse (of no value) and 4/- in money numbered.