British Executions

Thomas Underwood

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: burglary

Date Of Execution: 27 Mar 1789

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Northampton Heath, Northamptonshire

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Friday, 27 March 1789

Thomas Underwood for a burglary in the house of Mr Nethercoat at Braybrook: stealing upwards of £1500 in Money.  Underwood attempted to cut his throat the night before execution but was considered fit for execution as arranged.