British Executions

Job Jackson

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 18 Mar 1776

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Staffordshire

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Job Jackson guilty of the murder of his daughter, Catherine (aged 10 weeks), by mixing white arsenic in milk and getting her grandfather, Edward Spencer, to feed it to her, in the parish of Tamworth on 24th November 1775 so that she died on 25th November.