British Executions

John Harvye

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: larceny

Date Of Execution: 20 Jul 1607

Crime Location: Dagenham, Essex

Execution Place: unknown

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


John Harvye was convicted for grand larceny and sentenced to hang but his execution is not confirmed.

On 29 Aril 1607 he broke into the house of a widow at Dagenham and stole a pair of sheets (3s.), a gown (10s.) and a kirtle (5s.).

John Harvye had been a butcher from Dagenham.

see Calendar Of Assize Records - Essex Indictments James I - JS Cockburn

see Assizes 35/49/2