British Executions

Thomas Rider


Sex: male

Crime: Stole in dwelling house

Date Of Execution: 22 Mar 1788

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Reading

Method: hannging

Executioner: unknown


Saturday, 22 March 1788 (Reading Mercury) Thomas Rider indicted for stealing in the dwelling house of of Thomas Daley in the parish of Bisham on 21st July 1787; and stealing therefrom a pair of shoes (valued at 2/-), a pair of silver buckles (valued at 12/-), 4 pounds of bacon (valued at 2/-), 2 pounds of bread (valued at 3d) and 2 razors and cases (valued at 8d).