British Executions

William Adney

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: highway robbery

Date Of Execution: 21 Mar 1766

Crime Location:

Execution Place: York

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


William Adney (otherwise Harwood) guilty of the highway robbery of William Hill in the parish of Robbesford on 18th January 1766: robbing him of 6/- in money numbered.