Cruikshank, George (1792-1878). English. Medium: engraving. Date: 19th Century. William Parsons (1717-1751) was the elder son of a baronet who became a Swindler and Highway Robber; He was executed at Tyburn on Februrary 11th 1751 for returning to England from the penal colony in Maryland, USA to which he was deported as punishment for his crimes; Provenance: Private Collection.