British Executions

George Loake

Age: 64

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 8 Dec 1911

Crime Location: 8a The Butts, Off Warwick Street, Walsall

Execution Place: Stafford

Method: hanging

Executioner: Thomas Pierrepoint

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

George Loake murdered his wife Elizabeth Loake 46 who he stabbed to death at 8a The Butts, Off Warwick Street, Walsall on 28 August 1911.

see National Archives - ASSI 6/46/9

see Dundee Evening Telegraph - Thursday 28 December 1911