British Executions

Robert Jones

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: house breaking

Date Of Execution: 1 Jun 1770

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Flint Marshes

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown



Robert Jones  in the parish of Overton on 21 July 1769 in the afternoon broke into the dwelling house of Edward Edwards and stole 1 cotton gown (value 12/-); 1 black waistcoat (value 3/-); a pair of cloth breeches (value 3/-) and a pair of leather breeches (value 2/-) (WALES 4/1008/4).  His execution was respited (WALES 14/85).  Unlikely to have hanged.  Probably the same as the following.