British Executions

John Jenkins

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: burglary

Date Of Execution: 14 Apr 1740

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Surrey

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


John Jenkins found guilty on an indictment for a burglary in the dwelling house of Thomas Marryat in the parish of St Saviour, Southwark on 9th September 1739: stealing therefrom 4 pieces, called long ells, of woollen cloth (valued at £4), the goods of Isaac Bullsingh.