British Executions

James Hawkins

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: highway robbery

Date Of Execution: 18 Aug 1794

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Gallows Hill, Ware Road, Hertford

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Monday, 18th August 1794                                                                               

James Hawkins found guilty of the highway robbery of Ann, wife of John Davis on 21st June 1794 in the parish of Sandridge: robbing her of a gold ring (valued at 10/-), the property of John Davis.