British Executions

Thomas Ansell

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: unknown

Date Of Execution: 9 Aug 1759

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Sussex

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Thomas Ansell found guilty on an indictment for aiding and abetting in the murder of Thomas Cole, dragoon, by shooting him, in the parish of Middleton on 8th November 1757, so that he died the following day.  He was executed on Thursday, 2 or 9 August.