Crime: return from transportation
Date Of Execution: 25 Mar 1751
Execution Place: Gallows Hill, Ware Road, Hertford
Monday, 25 March 1751 (Northamptn Mercury)
John Jones found guilty of being at large in the Kingdom before the expiry of the term for which he had been transported, having been tried at the Summer 1746 Hertfordshire Assizes, found guilty of the theft of 113 sheepskins (valued at £4.6/-), the property of John Shipton in the parish of Watford on 19th June 1746, and sentenced to transportation.