British Executions

John William McCartney (Harry MacDonald)

Age: 40

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 29 Dec 1915

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Wakefield

Method: hanging

Executioner: Thomas Pierrepoint

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

John William McCartney murdered his wife Charlotte Kent 29 whose throat he cut at 30 Brass Castle Hill, Pocklington, near York on 9 September 1915.