British Executions

David Caplan

Age: 42

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 6 Jan 1920

Crime Location: 141 West Derby Road, Liverpool

Execution Place: Manchester

Method: hanging

Executioner: John Ellis


David Caplan murdered his wife and sons Freda Caplan 33, Herman Caplan 6 and Maurice Caplan 3 who he battered to death at 141 West Derby Road, Liverpool on 14 October 1919.

see Taunton Courier, and Western Advertiser - Wednesday 10 December 1919

see National Archives - ASSI 52/285