British Executions

Samuel Middleton

Age: 46

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 15 Jul 1902

Crime Location: Foxlydiate, Redditch

Execution Place: Worcester

Method: hanging

Executioner: William Billington


Battered his wife Hannah Middleton at Foxlydiate, Near Redditch on Saturday 10 May 1902.

He attacked her with a poker and a machete then set their house on fire.

see National Archives - ASSI 6/37/1