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This is a comprehensive list of London Victims of either cruel and harsh punishments or the death penalty. It should be used either as reference on its own or in conjunction with other areas of the site and Tours. It is worth looking up some of the poor unfortunates in this list – but there will be some of their stories told on the tours themselves. Look at the various punishments and deaths on other sections of the site; here the victims are listed in chronological order. There has been an estimated of around 70k deaths at Tyburn, the area now being developed as a site for a luxury hotel and residents complex.
Some of the more popular victims’ deaths drew crowds between 20 and 100 thousand.

1196:William FitzOsbert                     Poll Tax Rioting                Hung, Drawn & Quartered at Tyburn

1222: Constantine Fitzathulf                Rebel/Treason                    Hung, Drawn & Quartered at Tyburn
1242: William De Marisco                  Murder                                Hung, Drawn & Quartered at Tyburn
1295: Sir Thomas De Turbeville           Treason                                  Hung, Drawn & Quartered at Tyburn

1305: William Wallace                         Rebel/Treason                    Hung, Drawn & Quartered at Smithfield
1306: Simon Fraser                                 Treason                                  Hung, Drawn & Quartered at The Tower
1326: Hugh Despencer                           Treason                                  Hung, Drawn & Quartered to The Tower

1330: Roger Mortimer (Earl)            Heresy                                  Hung at Tyburn
1347: John Graham (Earl)                  Treason                                  Hung, Drawn & Quartered at The Tower
1381: Simon Sudbury                             Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1388: Robert Tresilian (Judge)           Heresy/Rebel                     Hung/Garrotted at Tyburn
1388: Simon De Burley                        Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1397: Richard Fitzalan (Earl)           Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1399: John Hall                                               Murder/Treason                Hung, Drawn & Quartered at Tyburn

1400: Roger Clarendon                          Treason                                  Hung, then Beheaded at Tyburn
1410: John Badby                                  Heresy                                  Burned at the Stake at Smithfield
1413: John Oldcastle                              Heresy                                  Burned at the Stake at Smithfield
1427: John Nave                                     Robbery                                Hanged at Tyburn
1446: John David                                   Apprentice                           Hanged at Tyburn
1449: John Tiploft                                  Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1462: John De Vere (Earl)                 Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1483: William Hastings (Baron)       Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1486: Humphrey Stafford                    Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1495: William Stanley                          Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower

1497: James Tuchet (Baron)               Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1497: Nicholas Carew                            Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1497: Thomas Flamank                           Rebel                                    Hung, then Beheaded at Tyburn
1497: Michael  Joseph                          Rebel                                    Hung at Tyburn
1499: Edward Plantagenet                    Pretender                              Beheaded at The Tower
1499: Perkin Warbreck                         Pretender                              Hung at Tyburn

1502: Sir James Tyrell                          Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1510: Edmund Dudley                           Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1521: Edward Stafford   (Duke)          Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1534: Elizabeth Barton                         Treason                                  Burned at The Stake at Smithfield
1535: Thomas More                                Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1535: John Fisher                                   Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1535: Robert Lawrence
Augustus Webster/
JohnHoughton                                       Heresy                                  Hung at Tyburn
1536: Anne Boleyn                                Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1536: George Boleyn (Viscount)        Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower

1537: Thomas Darcy (Lord)/
Henry Percy                                          Rebels                                   Beheaded at The Tower
1538: Henry Courtenay                        Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1540: Thomas Cromwell                          Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1541: Thomas Culpepper/
Francis Dereham                                    Treason                                  Hung, Drawn & Quartered at The Tower
1541: Margaret Pole (Countess)        Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1542: Catherine Howard                       Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1547: Henry Howard                             Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1549: Thomas Seymour                          Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1552: Sir Thomas Arundel                    Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1553: John Dudley (Duke)                 Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1554: Thomas Wyatt                              Rebel                                    Beheaded  at The Tower
1554: Anthony Knyvett                       Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1554: Gilford Dudley (Lord)             Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1556: The Stratford Martyrs              Heresy                                  Burned at The Stake at Smithfield
1558: William Flower                             Heresy                                  Burned  at The Stake at St Margaret’s
1558: John Gates                                    Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1569: Thomas & Christopher Norton   Heresy                                  Hung, Drawn & Quartered at Tyburn
1572: Thomas Howard                             Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1588: Mary Ward                                 Treason                                  Scourged, then Hung at Tyburn

1601: Robert Devereux (Earl)            Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1601: Christopher Blout                        Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1606: The Gunpowder Plotters                                                             Castrated/then
Everard Digby/Robert Wintour                                                      Hung, Drawn & Quartered                       
John Grant/Thomas Bates                 Treason                                  at St. Paul’s Churchyard
1606: The Gunpowder Plotters                                                             Castrated/then
Thomas Wintour/Ambrose Rockwood                                              Hung, Drawn & Quartered
Robert Keyes/Guy Fawkes              Treason                                  at Old Palace Yard, Westminster
1606: Henry Garnet                               Treason                                  Hung, Drawn & Quartered at Tyburn
1615: Anne Turner                                  Murder                                Hung at Tyburn
1615: Thomas Helwys                             Sedition                                Died in Newgate B4 Hanging
1615: Gervase Helwys                            Murder                                Hung at Tyburn
1621: Elizabeth Sawyer                         Witchcraft                           Hung at Tyburn
1621: Edward Floyd                                Sedition                                Branded in Cheapside/Whipped
1631: Earl of Castlehaven                      Sodomy                                 Beheaded at The Tower
1640: Isaac Atkinson                             Highway Robbery              Hung at Tyburn
1641: Thomas Wentworth                       Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1642: Edward Morgan                          Heresy                                  Hung at Tyburn

1645: William Land                               Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1651: Peter Wright                                 Heresy                                  Hung, Drawn & Quartered at Tyburn
1658: Edward Aston                              Rebel                                    Hung, Drawn & Quartered at The Tower
1660: The Regicides (Dead)                 Treason                                  Hung, Drawn & Quartered at Tyburn
Henry Ireton/Oliver Cromwell
John Bradsaw/John Pym

1660: The Regicides (Alive)                Treason                                  Hung, Drawn & Quartered at Charing X
Thomas Harrison/Adrian Scrope
Owen Rowe/Augustine Garland
Vincent Potter/Simon Mayne
George Fleetwood

1662: Henry Vane                                  Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1664: Sawney Douglas                          Highway Robbery              Hung at Tyburn
1666: Robert Hubert                              False Confession                 Body Torn Apart by Crowd at Tyburn
1670: Claude Du Val                           Highway Robbery              Hanged at Tyburn
1673: Mary Carleton                                      Fraudster/Bigamist          Hung at Tyburn
1678: Robert Foulkes                             Child Killer                       Hanged at Tyburn
1681: Oliver Plunkett                             Rebel                                    Hung, Drawn & Quartered at Tyburn

1683: Algernon Sydney                         Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1683: The Rye House Plotters             Treason                                  Hung, Drawn & Quartered at The Tower
Thomas Armstrong/John Aylotte
Henry Cornish/James Halloway
Richard Rumbold/Thomas Walcott
John Rouse
1683: The Rye House Plotters  
William Russell/Algeman Sidney   Treason                                  Beheaded at Lincoln’s Inn
Richard Nelthorpe                                                                                Hung at Gray’s Inn
1685: Elizabeth Gaunt                          Treason                                  Burned at the Stake at Smithfield
1685: James Scott (Duke)                   Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1690: Sir John Johnson                        Swindler                               Hung at Tyburn
1699: William Chaloner                        Counterfeiter                       Hung at Tyburn

 

1716:James Radclyffe                           Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1721:Walter Kennedy                           Piracy                                   Hung at Executioners Dock

1724: Jack Shepherd                              Thief Taker                           Hung at Tyburn
1724: Joseph Blake                                Highway Robbery              Hung at Tyburn
1725: Jonathan Wild                             Thief Taker/Pimp              Hung at Tyburn
1726: The Burnworth Gang                  Thieves/Gangsters            
Edward Burnworth/William Blewitt                                              Hung at Tyburn
Emanuel Dickenson/Thomas Berry                                                  Hung at Kennington Common
John Leggee/John Higgs                                                                    Hung at Putney Common
1726: Catherine Hayes                          Treason/Murder                Burned at the Stake at Tyburn
1737: Nicholas Williams                       Piracy                                   Hung at Executioners Dock
1741: Jenny Diver/Mary Young      Pickpocket                            Hung at Tyburn
1743: Thomas Rounce                             Treason on the Seas              Hung at Executioners Dock
1746: Arthur Elphinstone  (Lord)     Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1746: William Boyd (Earl)                Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1746: Charles Radclyffe                       Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1747: Simon Fraser                                Treason                                  Beheaded at The Tower
1750: James Macclaine                         Highway Robbery              Hung at Tyburn
1753: Archibald Cameron                      Rebel                                    Hung & Beheaded at The Tower
1759: Thomas Hide                                 Piracy                                   Hung at Executioners Dock
1760: Laurence Shirley (Earl)           Murder/Wife beating      Hung at Tyburn

1762: Thomas Smith                                Piracy                                   Hung at Executioners Dock
1767: Elizabeth Brownriggs                 Murder/Cruelty               Hung at Tyburn
1771: Samuel Roberts/
Thomas Baccus                                      Coiners                                 Hurdled & Hung at Tyburn
1772: John Shoales                                 Ship Stealing                     Hung at Executioners Dock
1774: Sixteen String Jack                   Highway Robbery              Hung at Tyburn
1777: William Dodd                              Forger                                    Hung at Tyburn
1779: James Hackman                           Murder                                Hung at Tyburn
1783: John Austen                                 Highway Robbery              Hung at Tyburn
1787: Henry Parsons                             Mutiny                               Hung at Executioners Dock
1792: Spence Broughton                       Highway Robbery              Hung then Gibbeted at Kennington Common
1795: Jerry Abershawe                          Highway Robbery              Hung at Kennington Common

1800: James Wilson                               Treason on the Seas             Hung at Execution Dock
1802: Governor Wall                             Murder/Cruelty               Hung at Newgate
1803: Edward Marcus Despard          Treason                                  Hung at Newgate
1810: Cato Street Conspirators           Rebels                                   Hung then Beheaded at Newgate
James Ings/William Davidson
John Brunt     

1810: Cato Street Conspirators           Rebels                                   Transported for Life
Charles Cooper/Richard Bradburn
John Harrison/James Wilson/John  Strange
1824: Henry Fauntleroy                        Forgery                                 Hung at Newgate
1830: William Watts                             Piracy                                   Hung at Executioners Dock
1837: James Greenacre                          Murder                                Hung at Newgate
1840: Francis Courvoiser                       Murder                                Hung at Newgate
1849: Marie Manning                         Murder                                Hung at Horsemonger Lane
1864: Franz Muller                              Robbery                                Hung at Newgate
1868: Michael Barratt                         Rebel                                    Hung at Newgate
1869: Frederick Hinsen                          Murder                                Hung at Newgate
1870: Margaret Waters                        Murder                                Hung at Newgate
1872: August Elliott                             Murder                                Hung at Newgate
1885: Daniel Minahan                          Murder                                Hung at Newgate
1896: Amelia Dyer                                 Child Farmer                       Hung at Newgate
 

1902: George Wolfe                               Murder                                Hung at Newgate
1903: Amelia Sach                                 Child Killing                     Hung at Newgate
1907:Richard Clifford Brinkley        Poisoner                                Hung at Wandsworth
1910: Hawley Harvey Crippen            Murder                                Hung at Pentonville

 1926: Eugene De Vere                          Murder                                Hung at Pentonville
1929: William John Holmyard            Murder                                Hung at Pentonville
1936:  Frederick Field                             Murder                                Hung at Wandsworth
1939: William Thomas Butler              Murder/Robbery              Hung at Wandsworth
1941: Josef Jakobs                                  Espionage                             Shot by Firing Squad at The Tower
1943: Charles Arthur Raymond          Murder                                Hung at Wandsworth
1947: William Frederick Reynolds     Murder                                Hung at Pentonville
1950: Timothy John Evans                   Murder                                Hung at Pentonville
1953: Derek Bentley                              Murder/Robbery              Hung at Wandsworth
1955: Ruth Ellis                                    Murder                                Hung at Holloway
1960: Norman James Harris                Murder                                Hung at Pentonville