British Executions

Mary Farthing

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 1 Aug 1750

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Chelmsford

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


August 1750

Mary Farthing found guilty on an indictment for the murder of her 4 month old female bastard, by casting it into a privy where it choked and suffocated, in the parish of Walthamstow on 15th May 1750.