British Executions

Thomas Jones

Age: 35

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 3 Aug 1898

Crime Location: Ffestiniog

Execution Place: unknown

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Thomas Jones was convicted of the murder of Mary Burton and sentenced to death.

They had been living together but Thomas Jones left Mary Burton and went to live in a common lodging house at Ffestiniog.

They later had a quarrel afterwhich Mary Burton was found dead on a hill.

see National Archives - HO 144/273/A60077