British Executions

Sarah Shenton

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 22 Mar 1792

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Moor Heath/Old Heath, Shrewsbury

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Sarah Shenton, aged 18, guilty of the murder of her male bastard to which she gave birth and whose throat she then immediately cut, in the parish of Albrighton on 30th September 1791.