British Executions

Robert William Hoolhouse

Age: 21

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 26 May 1938

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Durham

Method: hanging

Executioner: Thomas Pierrepoint


Robert William Hoolhouse murdered Margaret Jane Dobson 67 by stabbing her to death at High Grange Farm, Wolviston on 18 January 1938.