British Executions

Leslie James

Age: 44

Sex: female

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 14 Aug 1907

Crime Location: On a train between Llanishen and Cardiff

Execution Place: Cardiff

Method: hanging

Executioner: Henry Pierrepoint

Source: http://www.capitalpunishmentuk.org/

Rhoda Willis murdered Treasure, a 1 day old girl who she asphyxiated on a train between Llanishen and Cardiff on 4 April 1907.

Also known as Rhoda Willis.

see National Archives - ASSI 72/33/2

see Hull Daily Mail - Wednesday 14 August 1907