British Executions

Ethel Lillie Major

Age: 42

Sex: female

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 19 Dec 1934

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Hull

Method: hanging

Executioner: Thomas Pierrepoint


Ethel Lillie Major murdered her husband Arthur Major 44 who she poisoned with strychnine at No 2 Council Houses, Kirkby on Bain, near Horcastle on 24 May 1934.