British Executions

Thomas Ashe

Age: 26

Sex: male

Crime: highway robbery

Date Of Execution: 2 Apr 1785

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Cambridgeshire

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Saturday, 2 April 1785 (Cambridge Chronicle) Thomas Ashe, aged about 26, guilty of the highway robbery of Thomas Murphy in the Trumpington Road on 14th March (Cambridge Chronicle Sat 19th March 1785). Ashe was buried as Thomas Aske at Chesterton 3rd April 1785.