Old Adelaide Gaol Cemetery

 

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PLOT SURNAME CHRISTIAN NAME DOB DOD AGE INSC NOTES  
               
Body buried between the Northern Walls of the Gaol.  BAILEY Raymond John 19.10.1925  Clarence Park 24.06.1958 25 yrs 33       R.J.B.  24.6.58 64th execution in South Australia.  Executed Adelaide Gaol for the Murder of Thyra Bowman at Sandown Station on or about 13th December 1957.  Son of Edward Sydney BAILEY & Vera May nee MITCHELL  
Body buried in grounds of the Gaol between the Northern Walls.  BALABAN John c1924 26.08.1953 29 yrs  31           J.B     26.8.53 62nd execution in South Australia.  Executed at Adelaide Gaol for the Murder of Zora Kusic at Lockleys on 5th December 1952.  
Body buried in NW Angle of Gaol between the outer Walls.  BEARD Joshua c1857 10.07.1897 40 yrs 12           J.B.    10.7.1897 43rd execution in South Australia.  Executed Adelaide Gaol for the wilful murder of Walter Richards at Mt. Hall, Streaky Bay in January 1897.  
Body buried in Gaol BELL William   27.12.1854     15th execution in South Australia.  Executed in front on the main gate of Her Majesty's Gaol on portable gallows, for the wilful murder of Augustus Valrecht on 10th November, 1854 at Port Adelaide.  
Body buried in grounds of New Building between walls S.E. side.   BLYTH Thomas 26.06.1889  Adelaide   09.01.1930 40 yrs 26          T.B.    9.1.1930 57th execution in South Australia.  Executed Adelaide Gaol.  His sentence was Death (Strong recommend. To Mercy) for the wilful murder of his wife Sarah Louisa Blyth at Unley on 30th September 1929.  Son of George BLYTH & Cecila nee THOMPSON  
Body buried in NW Angle of Gaol between the outer Walls.  BONELLO Carlos Augustus c1880 05.05.1910 30 yrs 20        C.A.B.     5.5.1910 51st execution in South Australia.  Executed Adelaide Gaol for the wilful murder of Norma Emma Plush at Siegersdorf on 7th March, 1910  
Body buried in NW Angle of Gaol between the outer Walls.  BONFIELD Albert William 05.12.1881 Adelaide 05.01.1905 23 yrs A.W.B.   5.1.05 46th execution in South Australia.  Executed Adelaide Gaol for the wilful murder of Caroline Elizabeth Hindsall at Piles Paddock, Kensington on 28th October, 1904.  Son of Thomas Walter BONFIELD & Mary nee JAMISON  
Body buried in grounds of New Building.   BOX Harold James c1899 26.04.1944 45 yrs 28      H.J.B.    26.4.44 59th execution in South Australia.  Executed Adelaide Gaol.  His sentence was Death (recommend. To Mercy) for the murder of Lance Brown at Adelaide on 17th February, 1944.  
Body buried between the outer walls NW wing of Gaol BROWN William c1855 24.08.1894 39 yrs 10        Wm.B    24.8.1894 41st execution in South Australia.  Executed Adelaide Gaol for the wilful murder of George Marowsky at Lovely Gully on or about 12th April, 1894  
Body buried in NW Angle of Gaol between the outer Walls.  BUDD Percival William c1894 24.04.1919 25 yrs 21       P.W.B.   24.4.1919 52nd execution in South Australia.  Executed Adelaide Gaol for the wilful murder of Harold Sydney Jacques at Crystal Brook on or about 26th November, 1918  
Body buried between outer walls NW wing of Gaol BURNS William c1848 18.01.1883 35 yrs 8            Wm.B     18.1.1883 39th execution in South Australia.  Executed at Adelaide Gaol for the wilful murder of Henry Loton aboard the British ship 'Douglas' on the High Seas on 23rd September, 1882  
Body buried in grounds of New Building between walls S.E. side.   CARR Frederick c1887 12.11.1929 42 yrs 25          F.C.    12.11.1929 56th execution in South Australia.  Executed Adelaide Gaol for the wilful murder of his wife Maude Harriet Carr at Birkenhead on 29th June 1929.  
Body buried in NW Angle of Gaol between the outer Walls.  COLEMAN James Albert (Joe) c1852 02.07.1908 56 yrs 17        J.A.C.    2.7.1908 48th execution in South Australia.  Executed at Adelaide Gaol for the wilful murder of Albert Edward Ring at Glenelg on 29th March, 1908.  
Body buried in Gaol DONNELLY Thomas   29.03.1847     9th execution in South Australia.  Executed in front of the main gate of Her Majesty's Gaol on portable gallows,  for the wilful murder of a native of South Australian (name unknown) on 1st September 1846 at Rivoli Bay.  
Body buried between outer walls NW wing of Gaol FAGAN alias LYNCH Hugh alias James c1819 15.04.1878 59 yrs 6            H.F.    16.4.1878 36th execution in South Australia.  Executed Adelaide Gaol for the wilful murder of Patrick Bannon at Saltire 26th November 1877  
Body buried in grounds of the Gaol between the Northern Walls.   FEAST William Henry c1915 23.03.1956 41 yrs 32     W.H.F.   23.3.56 63rd execution in South Australia.  Executed at Adelaide Gaol for the Murder of Unice Flora Gwynne at Wingfield on 22nd December 1955.  
Body buried in grounds of New Building between walls S.E. side.   FRANCIS William Henry 24.07.1903  Kingsley 22.11.1927 24 yrs 23       W.H.F.   22.11.1927 54th execution in South Australia.  Executed Adelaide Gaol for the wilful murder of his wife at Mount Gambier.  Son of William John FRANCIS & Emma Jane nee GUINESS  
Body buried in the grounds of the Gaol between the Northern Walls.  GRIFFIN Alfred Coates 18.06.1912  Ridleyton 22.03.1950 38 yrs 30      A.C.G.    22.3.50 61st execution in South Australia.  Executed Adelaide Gaol for the Murder of Elsie M Wheeler at Adelaide on 26th December 1949.  Son of Alfred James GRIFFIN & Emily Maria nee COPPINS  
Body buried in NW Angle of Gaol between the outer Walls.  HABIBULLA Notella c1872 16.11.1906 34 yrs N.H.      16.11.06 47th execution in South Australia.  Executed Adelaide Gaol for the wilful murder of Edith E M Habibulla at Bristol Street, Adelaide on 12th August, 1906  
Body buried in the grounds of New Building between walls S.E. side.   HAINES William Ephraim Peter 31.07.1902  West Thebarton 16.12.1927 25 yrs 24    W.E.O.A.   16.12.1927 55th execution in South Australia.  Executed Adelaide Gaol for the wilful murder of Devina Nellie Schmidt at Bridgewater on 12th October 1927.  Son of James HAINES & Annie Jane nee KEENIHAN  
Body buried in NW Angle of Gaol between the outer Walls.  HORTON Thomas c1880 12.05.1904 24 yrs 14          T.H.    12.5.04 45th execution in South Australia.  Executed Adelaide Gaol for the wilful murder of his wife Florence Horton at Rundle Street, Adelaide on 27th February, 1904  
Body buried in NW Angle of Gaol between the outer Walls.  KHAN Hadji c1862 05.04.1910 48 yrs 19          H.K.   5.4.1910 50th execution in South Australia.  Executed Adelaide Gaol, tried at Port Augusta Circuit Court for the wilful murder of Said Mohamed at Frome Creek on 20th November, 1909  
Body buried in grounds of New Building between walls S.E. side.   LEE Alexander Newland 30.12.1888  Marrabel 15.07.1920 31 yrs 22       A.N.L.   15.7.1920 53rd execution in South Australia.  Executed Adelaide Gaol for the wilful murder of his wife Muriel Estelle Lee at Rhynie on or about 1st April, 1920  Son of Joseph LEE & Ellen nee CHARLES  
Body buried in NW Angle of Gaol between the outer Walls.  LYNCH George Horace   06.11.1895   11      G.H.L.   6.11.1895 42nd Execution in South Australia.  Executed Adelaide Gaol for the wilful murder of Donald McPhee Ross at Balaklava on 26th August 1895  
Body buried in Gaol MALDERA Wera alias Peter   29.03.1845     8th execution in South Australia.  An Aboriginal executed in front on the Main Gate of Her Majesty's Gaol on portable gallows, for the wilful murder of George McGrath on the 3rd June at or near the Coorong.  
Body buried between the outer walls NW wing of Gaol MARTIN Malachi c1830 24.12.1862 32 yrs 2           M.M.    24.12.1862 30th execution in South Australia.  Executed Adelaide Gaol for the wilful murder of Jane Mackinemien on or about 6th February at Salt Creek on 4th Feburary, 1862.  
Buried in the Adelaide Gaol MILTINDA Pilti alias Bobby   07.06.1861     20th execution in South Australia.  An aboriginal executed in Her Majesty's Gaol for the wilful murder of Mary Ann Rainbird and her children Emma and Robert on 11th May 1861 near Kapunda  
Body buried in Gaol NGARBI      01.08.1843     7th execution in South Australia.  An aboriginal, executed in front of the main gate of Her Majesty's Gaol on portable gallows, for the wilful murder of Elizabeth Stubbs on the 29th March 1842.  
Body buried in grounds of New Building.   O'LEARY Charles Patrick Liverpool, England 14.11.1946 34 yrs 29     C.P.J.O'L  14.11.49 60th execution in South Australia.  Executed Adelaide Gaol.  Death sentence at Mt. Gambier Circuit Court 17.10.1946 for the murder of W Ballard at Wangawarry Camp, Penola on 7th July 1946.  
Body buried between outer walls NW wing of Gaol POO alias BOW Mah alias Charlie (a Chinaman) c1863 10.11.1883 20 yrs 9            M.P.    10.11.1883 40th execution in South Australia.  Executed Adelaide Gaol for the wilful murder of Tommy Ah Fook in Hindley Street, Adelaide on 10 August 1883  
Body buried between outer walls NW wing of Gaol PREST Jonathan c1828 16.07.1878 50 yrs 7             J.P.    16.7.78 37th execution in South Australia.  Executed Adelaide Gaol for the wilful murder of his wife Mary Prest at Portland Estate on 12th March, 1878.  
Body buried between the outer walls NW wing of Gaol RIDGEWAY William c1855 01.01.1874 19 yrs 4           W.R.    1.1.1874 Youngest Hanged  32nd execution in South Australia.  Executed Adelaide Gaol for the wilful murder of Frederick Burt  5th June 1873 at Connato.  
Body buried in NW Angle of Gaol between the outer Walls.  ROBINS John c1866 16.03.1910 44 yrs 18           J.R.   16.3.1910 49th execution in South Australia.  Executed at Adelaide Gaol for the wilful murder of Robert Ownsworth at Adelaide on 24th December 1909.  
Executed at 8am and body buried in the Gaol SEAVER John c1812 11.03.1862 50 yrs 1             J.S.    11.3.1862 28th execution in South Australia.  Executed In Her Majesty's Gaol for the wilful murder of Richard Palmer Pettinger on 4th February at Adelaide.  
Body buried in NW Angle of Gaol between the outer Walls.  SINGH Lolli Kaser c1860 17.01.1900 40 yrs 13       L.K.S.   17.1.1900 44th execution in South Australia.  Executed Adelaide Gaol for the wilful murder of Sunda Singh at Denial Bay 1st November, 1899  
Body buried in Gaol STAGG Joseph   18.11.1840     6th execution in South Australia.  Executed in front of Main Gate of the Gaol on portable Gallows, for the wilful murder of John Gafton in July, 1840.  
Body buried between outer walls NW wing of Gaol STREITMAN Charles c1829 24.07.1877 48 yrs 5             C.S.   24.7.77 35th execution in South Australia.  Executed Adelaide Gaol for the wilful murder of Robert Woodhead at Wallaroo on 19th April, 1877.  
Buried in the Adelaide Gaol TANKAWORTY  alias ALICK A alias Jimmy    07.06.1861     21st execution in South Australia.  An aboriginal executed in Her Majesty's Gaol for the wilful murder of Mary Ann Rainbird and her children Emma and Robert on 11th May 1861 near Kapunda  
Body buried in NW Angle of Gaol between the outer Walls.  VALANCE Glen Sabre c1941 24.11.1964 23 yrs 66      G.S.V.  24.11.1864 Last Person Hanged in South Australia  65th execution in South Australia at Adelaide Gaol for the Murder of Richard David Stang at Kooroon Station, Senior, South East on 16th June, 1964.  
Buried in the Adelaide Gaol WARRETYA alias Gogeye Jimmy   07.06.1861     22nd execution in South Australia.  An aboriginal executed in Her Majesty's Gaol for the wilful murder of Mary Ann Rainberd and her children Emma and Robert on 11th May 1861 near Kapunda  
Buried in the Adelaide Gaol WARRETYA alias Kop Robert   07.06.1861     23rd execution in South Australia.  An aboriginal executed in Her Majesty's Gaol for the wilful murder of Mary Ann Rainberd and her children Emma and Robert on 11th May 1861 near Kapunda  
Body buried in grounds of New Building.   WATHERSTON James Mark 26.02.1911  Port Germein, SA 11.08.1938 27yrs 27     J.M.W.    11.8.1938 58th execution in South Australia.  Executed at Adelaide Gaol for the murder of Mary Nielsen (12 years) at Monash on 3rd June, 1938.  Son of Mark Elliott WATHERSTON & Emily Francis nee MARSHALL.  
Body buried between outer walls NW wing of Gaol WOOLCOCK Elizabeth c1847 30.12.1873 26 yrs 3           E.W.    30.12.1873 The Only Woman Hanged.  33rd Execution in South Australia.  Executed Adelaide Gaol for the wilful murder of Thomas Woolcock 5th September at North Yelta.  
Body buried in Gaol WRIGHT William   12.03.1853     14th execution in South Australia.  Executed in front of the main gate of Her Majesty's Gaol on portable gallows, for causing the death of a man (name unknown- presumed Robert Head) at East Wellington on 07 January 1853.  
Body buried in Gaol YATES James   05.09.1850     13th execution in South Australia.  Executed in front of the main gate of Her Majesty's Gaol on portable gallows, for the wilful murder of a man (name unknown - shepherd Mansforth at Skillagolee Creek) on 24th July, 1850 at Port Henry.  

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