British Executions

John Thomas

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: burglary

Date Of Execution: 1 Apr 1766

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Carmarthenshire

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown



John Thomas (of the parish of Bron-Gwyn, Cardiganshire) on 24 March 1766 at 12 o'clock at night in the parish of Llanarthne burglariously entered the dwelling house Alban Thomas and stole 100 halfpennies; 20 ounces of black pepper (value 5/-) and 20 iron nails (value 6d) (WALES 4/738/3).