British Executions

Richard Jones

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: highway robbery

Date Of Execution: 22 Aug 1783

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Chelmsford

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Friday, 22 August 1783

Richard Jones, aged 45, and Robert Jones, aged 40, found guilty on an indictment for the highway robbery of Sarah, wife of Simon Mays in the parish of Barking on 17th July 1783: robbing her of 7/- in money numbered.