British Executions

Jennet Reynolds

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 1 Apr 1738

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Pembrokeshire

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Jennet Reynolds in the parish of New Moat on the 20 March 1738 gave birth to

a male bastard child which she immediately assaulted so that the child died

(WALES 4/812/4).  The Indictment is not marked with a verdict whereas the

Jury list for the trial is marked Guilty.  The NLW Internet site indicates a not guilty verdict.