British Executions

Thomas Williams

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: stealing sheep

Date Of Execution: 23 Apr 1743

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Gallows Lane, Presteigne

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Thomas Williams (of Kings' Pyon, Herefordshire) in the parish of Glas.....  on 1 March 1743 stole 21 sheep (value 40/-) belonging to James Lewis (WALES 4/519/8).  Guilty verdict.  No reprieve traced.  Ossibly hanged. ?