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Executioners

George Smith
Period in office - 1849 - 1873

Robert Evans (Anderson)
Hanged several as Chief executioner
Notable Execution's
Dr. William Palmer

George Incher
Hanged several as Chief executioner

William Calcraft
Period in office - 1829 – 1874
Hanged several hundred people

Thomas Askern
Period in office 1853 –1877

William Marwood
Period in office - 1874 - 1883
Hanged 176 people

Bartholomew Binns
Period in office - - 1883 - 1884
Sacked as Chief executioner
Hanged several as assistant executioner

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James Berry
Period in office - 1884 - 1892
Hanged around 200 people

Thomas Henry Scott
Period of office 1892 - 1901
Hanged several people as Chief executioner

James Billington
Period in office - 1884 - 1901
Hanged 147 People

Thomas Billington
Period in office 1897 - 1901
Thomas Billington was James Billington's eldest son.

William Billington
Period in office - 1902 - 1905
The second son of James Billington

John Billington
Period in office - 1902 - 1905
Third son of James Billington
Hanged 16 people, and assisted at many others

Henry Pierrepoint
Period in office - 1901 - 1910
Hanged 107 people

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John Ellis
Period in office - 1901 - 1923
Hanged 203 people
Notable Execution's
Dr Hawley Harvey Crippen
George Smith "Brides in the Bath"
Edith Thompson

William Willis
Period in office 1906 - 1926
Hanged 13 people as Chief executioner
Hanged 100 people as assistant executioner
Notable Executions
Freddie Bywaters

Thomas Pierrepoint
Period in office - 1906 - 1946
Hanged 300 people
Notable Executions
Dorethea Waddington

Robert Wilson
Period in office - 1920 - 1936

Robert Baxter
Period in office - 1915 - 1935

Alfred Allen
Period in office 1928 - 1937
Hanged several people as Chief executioner

Thomas Mather Phillips
Period in office 1918 - 1941
Hanged many people as Chief executioner

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Stanley William Cross
Period in office 1932 - 1941
Hanged many people as Chief executioner

Albert Pierrepoint
Period in office - 1932 - 1956
Hanged 433 men and 17 women
Notable Executions
Neville Heath
"Lord Haw Haw" William Joyce
John George Haigh "Acid Bath Murders"
Derek Bentley
Timothy John Evans
Ruth Ellis

Harry Kirk
Period in office - 1941 - 1950
Hanged many as assistant executioner
As chief executioner only 1 hanging

Steve Wade
Period in office - 1941 - 1955
Hanged 31 people as assistant executioner
Hanged 28 people as Chief executioner

Harry Allen
Period in office - 1941 - 1964
Hanged 40 people as assistant executioner
Hanged 29 people as Chief executioner

Sid Dernley
Period in office - 1949 - 1954
Hanged 25 people as assistant executioner

Robert Leslie Stewart
Period in office - 1950 - 1964
Carried out last ever execution

Capitol Punishment Abolished in England - 1965

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