British Executions

Nathaniel Hearn

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: burglary

Date Of Execution: 1 Apr 1789

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Buckinghamshire

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Lent 1789

Nathaniel Hearn and Thomas Summers guilty of a burglary in the house of Edward Price at Chesham on 18th January 1789: stealing therefrom a watch (value 40/-) a watch chain (value 12d.), jewellery (valued at 24/-), silver spoons (valued at 19/-), 3 shirts (valued at 10/-), a pair of spectacles (valued at 10/-), 23 gold guineas, 2gold  half guineas, 2 half-crowns and 2/- in money numbered.

Both left for execution.  No reprieves traced.