British Executions

Thomas Smith

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: highway robbery

Date Of Execution: 6 Apr 1797

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Surrey

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Thomas Smith and James Clark found guilty on an indictment for the highway robbery of Captain William Orange in the parish of Cuddington on 29th March 1796: robbing him of a gold watch (valued at £20), a gold chain (valued at £1), a cornelian stone seal (valued at £1) and 7 gold guineas.