British Executions

James Leah

Age: 60

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 16 Nov 1926

Crime Location: Findlow Farm, Over Alderley

Execution Place: Liverpool

Method: hanging

Executioner: Thomas Pierrepoint


James Leah murdered his daughter Louise Leah 20 by stabbing her to death at Findlow Farm, Over Alderley on 24 September 1926.

see National Archives - ASSI 65/30/2