British Executions

Philip David

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: horse stealing

Date Of Execution: 24 Apr 1788

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Carmarthenshire

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Thursday, 24 April 1788

Philip David (otherwise David Evan) on 9 May 1787 in the parish of Llanbedr Pont Steffan stole a white mare (value 40/-) belonging to David John (WALES 4/904/1).

Death sentence passed on Thursday 10 April.

Gloucester Journal Monday 5 May quoting letter from Cardigan "On Thursday last (24 April) Philip David was executed at Cardigan.