British Executions

Griffith Jones

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: burglary

Date Of Execution: 9 Apr 1783

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Surrey

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Griffith Jones, aged 22, found guilty on an indictment for a burglary in the dwelling house of Robert Ground in the parish of St Mary, Lambeth on 15th September 1782: stealing therefrom a cotton gown (valued at 2/-), a dimity petticoat trimmed with muslin (valued at 6/-), a muslin apron (value at 6d), 3 muslin caps (valued at 6d) and a check linen apron (valued at 6d)