British Executions

Alice Ridley

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 26 Mar 1762

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Lancaster Moor

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Friday, 26 March 1762 (Manchester Magazine)

Alice Ridley guilty of the murder of her male bastard, about one month old, by drowning him in a pit of water at Dike Close (also called Wrigleys Close) in Liverpool on 9th January 1762.  (Executed 25/3 in T 90).