British Executions

Betty Limpany

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: arson

Date Of Execution: 5 Apr 1799

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Heavitree Gallows

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Friday, 5 April 1799 County Gaol, Exeter (Exeter Flying Post)

Betty Limpany, aged about 18, guilty of arson: in maliciously setting fire to the dwelling house of William Leach.