Date Of Execution: 3 Aug 1898
Execution Place: unknown
Thirty five year old Thomas Jones was a hawker who was sentenced to death by Mr Justice Wills, for the murder of Mary Burton, with whom he lived. He had deserted his wife and was residing with Burton in a common lodging house at Ffestiniog. After a quarrel on 1 March, her body was found on a secluded hill, covered in bruises and wounds. He denied the crime but was convicted, and hanged by James and Thomas Billington in Carnavon on the 3rd August 1898.