British Executions

Catherine Castlebine

Age: unknown

Sex: female

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 16 Mar 1761

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Leicestershire

Method: unknown

Executioner: unknown


Monday, 16 March 1761 Thomas Castlebine (therwise Cherry) (aged 20) and Catherine Castlebine, his wife for the murder of Edward Brown on 29th January 1761: stabbing him and cutting his throat in the dwelling house of the widow Johnson in Church gate Lane, Leicester. This was a borough execution.