British Executions

William Henry Palmer

Age: 50

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 19 Jul 1911

Crime Location: Walcote, Lutterworth

Execution Place: Leicester

Method: hanging

Executioner: John Ellis

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

William Henry Palmer murdered Ann Harris 72 who he strangled at Walcote, near Lutterworth on 24 January 1911.

see National Archives - ASSI 13/41

see Leicester Chronicle - Saturday 11 February 1911