British Executions

John Esmond Murphy

Age: 21

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 6 Jan 1909

Crime Location: Office of Cartnell and Schlitte, 84 Shaftesbury Avenue, London

Execution Place: Pentonville

Method: hanging

Executioner: Henry Pierrepoint

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

John Esmond Murphy murdered Frederick George Wilhelm Maria Julius Schlitte 47 who he stabbed and shot in the office of Cartnell and Schlitte, 84 Shaftesbury Avenue, London on 7 November 1908.

see National Archives - HO 144/898/173376