British Executions

James Costard

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 24 Jul 1762

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Oxfordshire

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


James Costard guilty of the murder of his mother, Sarah, wife of William Jarvis, by shooting her, in the parish of Benson (Bensington) on 23rd April 1762.