British Executions

James Owers

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: rape

Date Of Execution: 26 Jul 1799

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Chelmsford

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Friday, 26 July 1799

James Owers, aged 29, found guilty on an indictment for the rape of Elizabeth Cox, widow, in the parish of Aveley on 26th June 1799.