British Executions

Job Jenkins

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: house breaking

Date Of Execution: 3 Apr 1765

Crime Location:

Execution Place: York

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Job Jenkins guilty of a breaking into the dwelling house of Joseph Bosworth in the parish of Powick on 8th December 1764; and stealing therefrom a pair of woollen stockings (valued at 1/-), 2 linen handkerchiefs (valued at 2/-) an iron spade (valued at 1/-) and 4 pounds of cheese (valued at 1/-).