British Executions

Ann Hamlet

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: return from transportation

Date Of Execution: 12 Apr 1777

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Moor Heath/Old Heath, Shrewsbury

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Ann Hamlet (otherwise Hamilton) guilty of being found at large in the Kingdom having been tried at the Quarter Sessions, held at Shrewsbury on 16th April 1776 for the theft of goods; found guilty and sentenced to transportation.  Execution respited till further orders.  Probably not hanged.