British Executions

Eric James Sedgewick

Age: 29

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 4 Feb 1913

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Reading

Method: hanging

Executioner: John Ellis


Eric James Sedgewick murdered his girlfriend Annie Wentworth Davis 22 who he stabbed to death at Cotton Hall House, Eton Wick Road, Eton on 24 November 1912.

see National Archives - ASSI 13/43

see Exeter and Plymouth Gazette - Tuesday 26 November 1912

see Aberdeen Journal - Wednesday 05 February 1913