Crime: highway robbery
Date Of Execution: 16 Mar 1774
Execution Place: Gallows Hill, Ware Road, Hertford
Wednesday, 16 March 1774 (Ipswich Journal - Saturday 26 March)
John Ferris (otherwise John Cliff, otherwise John Cluff) found guilty of the highway robbery of Sampson Dickenson in the parish of Redbourn on 13th October 1773: robbing him of a watch (valued at 40/-) and 1 gold guinea.