British Executions

Thomas Marsland

Age: 21

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 20 May 1902

Crime Location: 1 Horsedge Fold, Oldham

Execution Place: Liverpool

Method: hanging

Executioner: William Billington


Thomas Marsland was convicted of the murder of Elizabeth Marsland and sentenced to death.

He battered her and cut her throat at 1 Horsedge Fold, Oldham on Friday 4 April, 1902.

He beat her with a rolling pin first and then cut her throat.

see National Archives - ASSI 52/68

see Morpeth Herald - Saturday 12 April 1902