British Executions

James Howarth

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 13 Apr 1765

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Lancaster Moor

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Saturday, 13 April 1765 (Leeds Intelligencer)

James Howarth guilty of the murder of Alice Cowper, by cutting her throat with a razor, in Butterworth in the parish of Rochdale on 21st March 1765.