British Executions

Abel Prosser

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: burglary

Date Of Execution: 21 Mar 1769

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Monmouthshire

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


March/April 1769 (circa)

Abel Prosser guilty of a burglary in the dwelling house of Nathan Levy in the parish of Llangstone on 9th May 1768: stealing therefrom 34 silver watches (valued at £68), a gold seal ring (valued at 10/-) and £50 in money numbered.  He was found guilty at the Summer Assizes 1768 but judgement was respited to this session.  Executed.