British Executions

John Unkle

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: highway robbery

Date Of Execution: 5 Aug 1737

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Chelmsford

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Friday, 5 August 1737

John Unkle found guilty on an indictment for the highway robbery of Elizabeth Arnold, spinster, in the parish of Chigwell on 30th May 1737: robbing her of 22½d. (dieted 2 weeks in T 90.)