British Executions

Thomas Brown

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: burglary

Date Of Execution: 22 Apr 1776

Crime Location:

Execution Place: unknown

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Monday, 22 April 1776

Thomas Brown & William Hart (both of the parish of St John, Southwark, Surrey) in the parish of Llandyrnog on 29 December 1775 burglariously entered the dwelling house of Arthur Bennett and stole therefrom 122 ounces of silver plate, value £30.10.- (WALES 4/58/5).  Their execution was ordered for Monday 22 April.  Adams Weekly Chester Courant Tuesday 30 April dateline 29 April "Monday last executed at Ruthin TB and Charles Martin alias John Hart."