British Executions

James Williams

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: horse stealing

Date Of Execution: 1 Apr 1786

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Monmouthshire

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


April 1786 (circa)

James Williams (otherwise Arthur) guilty of stealing a black mare (valued at £10), the property of William James, in the parish Llangeview on 19th September 1784.  Executed.