British Executions

George Patterson

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 7 Jun 1897

Crime Location: 46 Milton Lane, Glasgow

Execution Place: unknown

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


George Paterson was convicted of the murder of his paramour Mary Ann McGuire and sentenced to death.

He killed her at 46 Milton Lane in Glasgow in February 1897.

He beat her to death with a red hot poker.

see National Records of Scotland - JC26/1897/25