British Executions

Thomas Cripps

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: house breaking

Date Of Execution: 11 Aug 1758

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Surrey

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Thomas Cripps found guilty on an indictment for breaking into the dwelling house of William Brown the elder in the parish of Cobham on 3rd May 1758; and stealing therefrom a watch (valued at 30/-), a pair of leather breeches (valued at 1/-), a Portuguese gold coin (value £3.12/-), 1 gold guinea and 1 gold half guinea.