British Executions

Richard Tharm

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 5 Aug 1782

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Chelmsford

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Monday, 5 August 1782

Richard Tharm, aged 56, found guilty on an indictment for the murder of Michael Wilkinson in the parish of South Weald: assaulting him with a knife on 10th April 1782 and stabbing him so that he died on 18th April.