The History of Leith

June 4, 2007

The death certificate of George Bryce hanged 1864

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George Bryce was hanged in Edinburgh in 1864 for the murder of Jane Seton. His Uncle James Seton was aso hanged in 1844 for the muder of his brother-in-law. It wasn’t noted that it took several minutes for George Bryce to die and in fact he died from slow strangulation.

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