List of people executed in Smithfield

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Wat Tyler's death

This is a list of prominent people killed or executed in Smithfield, one of the most important locations for public executions in the medieval and modern City of London.

Traitors[edit]

People charged with and convicted of treason (or high treason):

Heretics[edit]

John Badby's death, burned in a barrel (from John Foxe's Book of Martyrs, 1563)

People charged with and convicted of heresy:

Others[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Chalmers' General Biographical Dictionary