British Executions

William Jones

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: burglary

Date Of Execution: 23 Mar 1798

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Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


William Jones guilty of a burglary in the dwelling house of Samuel Morgan in the parish of Hadzor on 8th December 1797: stealing therefrom a black cloth coat (valued at 6/-), a black cloth waistcoat (valued at 3/-), a velveret waistcoat (valued at 3/-), a pair of leather breeches (valued at 3/-), a man’s hat (valued at 5/-), a silk handkerchief (valued at 3/-), a linen neck handkerchief (valued at 6d) and a pair of plated buckles (valued at 6d).