British Executions

Thomas Wheeler

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: highway robbery

Date Of Execution: 22 Jul 1785

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Chelmsford

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Friday, 22 July 1785

John Morgan, aged 21, and Thomas Wheeler, aged 23, found guilty on an indictment for the highway robbery of Samuel Ellis in the parish of Wanstead on 7th April 1785: robbing him of 1 gold guinea.