British Executions

Philip Garner

Age: 49

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 3 Apr 1894

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Leeds

Method: unknown

Executioner: unknown


April 3rd: Philip GARNER (49)
Garner was a former army officer who had met and married his wife while serving in Belfast. They had returned to England and settled in his native Doncaster. and for a while they got on well. They went for a walk together but he returned alone. She was later found battered to death and he was charged with murder. Hanged by James Billington.