British Executions

Thomas William Thorpe

Age: 61

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 23 Dec 1941

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Leicester

Method: hanging

Executioner: Thomas Pierrepoint


Thomas Thorpe murdered his wife Nellie Thorpe 47 whose throat he cut at Abbey Street, Leicester on 14 July 1941.

see National Archives - HO 144/21638 and PCOM 9/906.