British Executions

John Kenneth Livesey

Age: 23

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 17 Dec 1952

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Wandsworth

Method: hanging

Executioner: Albert Pierrepoint


John Kenneth Livesey was convicted of the murder of his mother-in-law Stephanie Marie Small who he stabbed to death in her flat at Melville House, Blackheath Hill, Blackheath, London on 26 July 1952.

see National Archives - PCOM 9/1641

see The Yorkshire Post and Leeds Intelligencer - Tuesday 29 July 1952

see Yorkshire Evening Post - Monday 01 December 1952