British Executions

Mary Ansell

Age: 22

Sex: female

Crime:

Date Of Execution: 19 Jul 1899

Crime Location:

Execution Place: St Albans

Method:

Executioner: unknown

Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Capital_punishment_in_the_United_Kingdom

Mary Ansell was hanged at St Albans, for poisoning her sister. At 22 she was the youngest woman to be hanged in the post-1868 'modern era' (non-public, and by the 'long drop' method).