British Executions

Ann Williams

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 1 Apr 1738

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Pembrokeshire

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Ann Williams, single, in the parish of ........ on 24 January 1738 gave birth to a female bastard child which she at once threw into a stream of water and the child died (WALES 4/812/4).  The Indictment is marked with both a Guilty and Non-guilty verdict whereas the Jury list for the trial is marked Guilty.