Date Of Execution: 8 Jan 1853
Execution Place: unknown
Alfred Waddington murdered his illigitimate child aged 2 at Lord Street, Park, Shefield and attempted to murder the childs motherand anotherwoman. He had cut the childs head off.
Alfred Waddington was known to have a bad characterand had previously been tried for highway robbery.
see Newcastle Guardian and Tyne Mercury - Saturday 28 August 1852
see Yorkshire Gazette - Saturday 08 January 1853