British Executions

William Rooney

Age: 51

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 7 Dec 1918

Crime Location: Paddington, Liverpool

Execution Place: Manchester

Method: hanging

Executioner: John Ellis

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

William Rooney murdered his sister-in-law Mary Ellen Rooney 30 at Paddington, Liverpool on 2 November 1918.

see Lancashire Evening Post - Monday 25 November 1918

see National Archives - ASSI 52/281