British Executions

Thomas Burgess

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: highway robbery

Date Of Execution: 11 Mar 1754

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Gallows Hill, Ware Road, Hertford

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


March 1754

Thomas Burgess and Daniel Keeble found guilty of the highway robbery of David Richard son in the parish of Rickmansworth on 9th February 1754: robbing him of 10¼d of his money and of 49 linen handkerchiefs (valued at 40/-), the goods of James Nilson.  Executed.