British Executions

George Cooke

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: burglary

Date Of Execution: 26 Sep 1603

Crime Location: Great Oakley, Essex

Execution Place: unknown

Method: unknown

Executioner: unknown


George Cooke was convicted of burglary. Was sentenced to hang but execution not confirmed.

On 28 March 1603 he burgled the house of Thomas Cartwright at Great Oakley and stole a hat (5s.) and 15s. in money.

George Cooke was a husbandman from Beaumont.

see Brentwood Assizes, 26 September 1603 (Assizes 35/45/1) - Calendar of Assize Records - Essex Indictments James I