British Executions

Thomas Conquest

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: highway robbery

Date Of Execution: 13 Apr 1785

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Surrey

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Thomas Pilkington, aged 20, and Thomas Conquest, aged 40, found guilty on an indictment for the highway robbery of William Prentice in the parish of St Mary, Lambeth on 22nd January 1785: robbing him of a watch (valued at 30/-), a watch chain (valued at 6d), a watch seal and seal frame (valued at 4d), 2 watch keys (valued at 1d) and 1 silver shilling.