British Executions

Abraham Perry

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: house breaking

Date Of Execution: 31 Mar 1758

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Chelmsford

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Friday, 31 March 1758  (Kentish Post)

Abraham Perry found guilty on an indictment for breaking into the dwelling house of James Draper in the parish of Stanford-le-Hope on 19th June 1757; and stealing therefrom 12 Portuguese gold coins (each with a value of 36/-) and 1 gold guinea.