Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy

1/4/2006

Broadside concerning the execution of James Wilson and John McDonald

This crime report begins: ‘An account of the Execution of these two unfortunate Young Men, JAMES WILSON and JOHN M’DONALD, who were Hanged at Glasgow on Wednesday the 4th of June, 1823, for Housebreaking and Theft; with an account of their behaviour in the Prison and at the place of Execution.’ It was published by John Muir of Glasgow on 4th June 1823. for more click here

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