British Executions

Frederick Henry Seddon

Age: 40

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 18 Apr 1912

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Pentonville

Method: hanging

Executioner: John Ellis


Frederick Henry Seddon murdered Eliza Mary Barrow 50 who he poisoned with arsenic at 63 Tollington Park, Islington, London on 14 September 1911.

see Evening Telegraph - Thursday 14 March 1912

see National Archives - CRIM 1/129/2, MEPO 3/215, HO 144/1199/221205-1to22, HO 144/1201/221205-Notes, HO 144/1200/221205-25to107

see Wikipedia

see Murderpedia

see Old Bailey Proceedings Online (, version 7.0, 20 February 2014), February 1912, trial of SEDDON, Frederick Henry (40, insurance superintendent) SEDDON, Margaret Ann (t19120227-48).