British Executions

John Campbell

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: burglary

Date Of Execution: 30 Mar 1761

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Chelmsford

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Monday, 30 March 1761                                  

John Campbell found guilty on an indictment for a burglary in the dwelling house of Elizabeth Burges, widow, in the parish of Chelmsford on 22nd January 1760: stealing therefrom a man’s cloth coat (valued at 5/-).