British Executions

Timothy Thomas

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 1 Apr 1798

Crime Location:

Execution Place: unknown

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown



Timothy Thomas in the parish of Holt on 21 February 1798 assaulted Margaret Phillips with a gun (value 5/-) shooting her in the right side of the body below the collar bone and giving her a mortal wound 4" broad and 3" deep whereof she languished and died on 16 June (WALES 4/65/4).  In the Hilary QS 1799 papers dated 15 January TT shown as maintained for ten weeks in the period and in the Easter QS 1799 papers a further 3 weeks.  Probably not executed after so long in gaol.