British Executions

Thomas Rogers

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: burglary

Date Of Execution: 22 Jul 1785

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Gallows Hill, Ware Road, Hertford

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Friday, 22 July 1785

Thomas Rogers, aged 24, found guilty of a burglary in the dwelling house of John Dutch and David Noble in the parish of Bishops Stortford on 13th May 1785: stealing therefrom 50pounds of raw silk (valued at £20) and 7 pounds of thrown silk (valued at £6).