1906 Denis MacNamee

Sentenced to death for the murder of his 2 year old daughter, he was in the condemned cell at knutsford when the reprove arrived on April 3rd.He cut her throat after returning from his night shift, as a ‘doubler’.
The jury recommended mercy, and his wife had organised a petition of 15,000 the basis of which was his insanity, at the time.

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