British Executions

Daniel Halls

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: burglary

Date Of Execution: 14 Aug 1772

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Chelmsford

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Friday, 14 August 1772

Daniel Halls found guilty on an indictment for a burglary in the dwelling house of Elizabeth Wilson in the parish of Great Dunmow on 22nd March 1772: stealing therefrom 12 lbs of cheese (valued at 3/6). 4 lbs of beef (valued at 16d), half a wheaten loaf (valued at 13d), 3 hog’s cheeks (valued at 4/-) and ¾ lb of hog’s grease (valued at 3d).