British Executions

John Mermon

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: burglary

Date Of Execution: 11 Aug 1797

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Chelmsford

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Friday, 11 August 1797

John Mermon found guilty on an indictment for a burglary in the dwelling house of William Green in the parish of Romford on 20th April 1797: stealing therefrom 40 yards of chintz (valued at £4), 49 yards of printed cotton (valued at £6), 1 chintz half shawl (valued at 3/-), 100 yards of ribbon (valued at £1.10/-) and 50 yards of thread lace (valued at £1.17/-).  Executed on Friday, 11 August.