British Executions

William Staines

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 28 Jul 1757

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Gallows Hill, Ware Road, Hertford

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Thursday, 28 July 1757

William Staines found guilty of the murder of Mary Morgan by beating and striking her with a stick, in the parish of Harpenden on 7th April 1757.