Crime: house breaking
Date Of Execution: 16 Mar 1786
Execution Place: Gallows Hill, Ware Road, Hertford
Thursday, 16 March 1786 (Ipswich Journal - Saturday 25 March)
Joseph Ridgely Moore, aged 27, and Mary Melley, aged 30, found guilty of breaking into Hartingfordbury parish church on 10th October 1785; and stealing therefrom a velvet pulpit cloth (valued at £4) and 2 linen surplices (valued at 20/-).