Crime: highway robbery
Date Of Execution: 27 Jul 1752
Execution Place: Gallows Hill, Ware Road, Hertford
Monday, 27 July 1752
John Sewell found guilty of the highway robbery of Mary, wife of Samuel Adams, in the parish of Hoddesdon on 3rd April 1752: robbing her of a linen handkerchief (valued at 14d), the property of Samuel Adams and a silk gown (valued at 30/-), the property of John Fordham.