British Executions

Elizabeth Boardingham

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: petty treason

Date Of Execution: 20 Mar 1776

Crime Location:

Execution Place: York

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Elizabeth Boardingham guilty of Petit Treason: aiding and assisting Thomas Aikney in the murder, by poison,  of her husband John in the parish of Flamborough on 13th February 1776.  She was ordered to be drawn to the place of execution and there burned.