British Executions

James Kitto

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: house breaking

Date Of Execution: 1 Aug 1788

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Bodmin

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


August 1788 probably at Bodmin

James Kitto (aged 32) guilty of breaking in to the dwelling house of Bennett Treleva in the parish of Breage on 14th July 1788; and stealing therefrom 8 gold guineas and 5/- in silver.  Respited 1 month  ??