British Executions

Richard Hemmings


Sex: male

Crime: Horse theft

Date Of Execution: 25 Mar 1786

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Reading

Method: hannging

Executioner: unknown


Saturday, 25 March 1786 (Reading Mercury) Richard Hemmings otherwise Hathaway) (aged 30) indicted for stealing a grey mare (valued at ?10), the property of William Bowles, in the parish of West Hanney on 21st December 1796.