British Executions

James Brodie

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 15 Jul 1799

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Nottinghamshire

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Monday, 15 Jul    1799 (Leicester Journal)                                           

James Brodie (aged 23) , a blind man, for the murder of William Henesal (aged 8), his guide, beating him with a stick between Mansfield and Farnsfield.