THE NEWGATE CALENDAR
GEORGE CLERK AND JOHN RAMSAY
Executed 1st of March, 1675, for poisoning John Anderson, an Edinburgh Merchant; Kennedy, the Chemist's Apprentice who supplied them, being banished
Famous for her Wit and Beauty, compelled to marry a Man she detested, poisoned him, and was executed in 1703, at the age of 18
Executed for the murder of her godmother, 18th June, 1712
Executed at Ely, 7th of November, 1750, for Petit Treason, in the Murder of her Husband
Executed 6th of April, 1752, for murdering her Father at the Request of her Lover
ANN WHALE AND SARAH PLEDGE
Ann Whale, strangled and then burned, for the Murder of her Husband; and Sarah Pledge, hanged for being her Accomplice.
Burnt at the stake for murdering her husband, April 13, 1753
Executed at York, 14th Of August, 1753, for poisoning Thomas Harper, his Stepfather, and his two Children, William and Anne Harper
PATRICK OGILVIE AND CATHARINE NAIRN
Convicted of Murder. Ogilvie hanged 13th November, 1765, but Nairn escaped from custody.
Convicted of Murder, but cheated the Gallows by hanging himself, 17th of March, 1777
JOHN DONELLAN, ESQ
Executed for the Murder of Sir Theodosius Boughton, Bart., his Brother-in-Law, 2nd of April, 1781
Executed at Canterbury, 4th of July, 1799, for murdering her Husband
Commonly called the Yorkshire Witch, Executed for Murder
Executed at York, for the Murder of his Landlady several Years before, in order to Possess himself of her Property
Methodist Preacher, sentenced to Death for poisoning his Two Brothers-in-Law, with an Intent to possess himself of their Property, 1811
Executed at Exeter Summer Assizes, 1811, for poisoning a Child with Arsenic
Convicted at Cambridge Summer Assizes, 1812, and executed for Poisoning Racehorses at Newmarket
A Cook, who was convicted of placing Arsenic in Dumplings, and executed, 26th of June, 1815, after Solemn Protestations of Innocence
Convicted of Manslaughter, in administering "Morison's Pills," and fined Two Hundred Pounds, 4th of April, 1836
Convicted, at the Age of Ninety-four, of the Manslaughter of a Woman, by carelessly administering Arsenic to her
Executed for Poisoning.
Executed for Poisoning her Husband and Two Children.
A Cow-doctor, Convicted of Manslaughter for Giving a Potion to a sick Neighbour
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