Date Of Execution: 12 Dec 1911
Crime Location: 2 Hilton Street, Royston, Oldham
Execution Place: Manchester
Executioner: John Ellis
John Edward Tarkenter murdered his wife Rosetta Tarkenter 43 whose throat he cut at 2 Hilton Street, Royston, Oldham on 18 July 1911.
He cut her throat whilst she was lying in bed after a row. He then went to the pub where he had a last drink with his brother before he was arrested.
see Dundee Evening Telegraph - Wednesday 22 November 1911
see National Archives - ASSI 52/181