Unsolved Murders

Woman

Age: unknown

Sex: female

Date: 1 Jan 1893

Place: unknown

Source: discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk

A woman died from arsenic poisoning. At the time, the cause of her death was stated as being suicide.

However, in 1907 the man that she had been living, Richard Brinkley, with was convicted for murdering two other people with poison and her death was then considered to be suspicious.


see National Archives - HO 144/854/151898