British Executions

John Ryan

Age: 30

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 15 Nov 1898

Crime Location: Wilmer Gardens, Hoxton, London

Execution Place: unknown

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


John Ryan was convicted of the murder of Joseph Baldwin and sentenced to death.

Joseph Baldwin had been a police constable.

He stabbed him during a disturbance in Wilmer Gardens, Hoxton on 2 October 1898.

see National Archives - CRIM 1/53/5, HO 144/275/A60537

see Lakes Chronicle and Reporter - Wednesday 02 November 1898