Crime: stealing sheep
Date Of Execution: 31 Mar 1758
Execution Place: Chelmsford
Friday, 31 March 1758 (Kentish Post)
Reuben Russell found guilty on an indictment for stealing 10 ewes (valued at £5.10/-), the property of William Harvey, in the parish of Barking on 31st October 1757. Assize Book marks him as reprieved and executed: included in the Kentish Post report of hanging.