British Executions

Joseph Rydale

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 29 Mar 1754

Crime Location:

Execution Place: York

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Joseph Rydale (or Risdale) guilty of the murder of Richard Marsden in the parish of Midhope on 1st December 1753.  Marsden was attacked with a knife and was mortally wounded in his right breast.