British Executions

William Higgs

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 14 Mar 1774

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Chelmsford

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Monday, 14 March 1774                                  

William Higgs found guilty on an indictment for the murder of Richard Lambert, by striking him on the head with an axe, in the parish of Lambourne on 15th December 1773.  Ordered for execution on Monday 14 March.  Executed accordingly on.