Capital punishment in the 18th & 19th centuries.

18th century.

Executions at London's Tyburn 1695 -1783 – full list

English & Welsh executions by circuit 1735 - 1799

Being hanged at Tyburn

Executions at the Tower of London

Overview of executions at Tyburn

The female executed 1735 - 1799

Burning at the stake

Sarah Malcolm - triple murder

Catherine Hayes - burnt for Petty Treason

Jenny Diver - highway robbery

Ann Bedingfield & Richard Ringe - Petty Treason

Elizabeth Jeffries - murder of her uncle

Phoebe Harris - burnt for coining

Mary Blandy - patricide

Hanged at Execution Dock

Elizabeth Brownrig - horrible murder of her servant

Newgate executions 1783 – 1799

Earl of Ferrers - first use of "New Drop" gallows

Introduction to the Bloody Code

Elizabeth Taylor - hanged for burglary

Charlotte Gardiner & Mary Jones - rioters

Mary Jones - hanged for shoplifting

Sarah Lloyd - hanged for robbery

Elizabeth Sedgwick – hanged for arson

19th century.

Newgate prison history

English & Welsh executions 1800 – 1827

Newgate executions 1800 - 1836

English & Welsh executions 1828 – 1836

Newgate executions 1837 - 1902

English & Welsh executions 1837 – 1868

Horsemonger Lane Gaol in Surrey

English & Welsh executions 1868 - 1899

John Thurtell - murder at Ware

Scottish executions 1800 - 1899

Catherine Kinrade

Bel M’Menemy & Thomas Connor - robbery

The female publicly hanged 1800 - 1868

Helen Blackwood – married on the gallows

Ann Hurle - hanged for forgery

Sarah Dazley – hanged for poisoning her husband

Melinda Mapson - hanged for housebreaking

Infanticide - 4 cases

Eliza Fenning - hanged for attempted murder

Murderesses hanged in private 1869 – 1955

Ann Wycherly - child murder

Elizabeth Pearson

Elizabeth Fricker - hanged for burglary

Selina Wadge

Jane Scott – hanged for parricide

Mary Leffley

Harriet Parker - child murder

Kate Webster

Maria & Frederick Manning - murder for gain

Mary Eleanor Wheeler (Pearcey)

Elizabeth Martha Browne - husband murder

The report of the Aberdare Committee 1886-1888

Ann Lawrence - child murder

Frances Stewart

Frances Kidder -
the last female public hanging

Mary Ann Barry

Victorian child murders (9 cases)

Elizabeth Berry

Eliza Joyce

Louisa Masset

 

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