British Executions

John Sherwood

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: stealing

Date Of Execution: 13 Aug 1768

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Norfolk

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Saturday, 13 August 1768

John Sherwood (aged 17) guilty of the theft of a colt, the property of Robert Maltwood and maliciously setting fire to a stable of the same at Carbrooke.