Unsolved Murders

Elizabeth Jane Murphy

Age: 42

Sex: female

Date: 8 Apr 1940

Place: Duke Street, Southport

Source: www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

Elizabeth Jane Murphy died from interference.

She was found dead in a room at her home in Duke Street, Southport, on 8 April 1940.

A pathologist said that her cause of death was shock following an attempted abortion.


see Lancashire Evening Post - Wednesday 08 May 1940

see Liverpool Echo - Wednesday 10 April 1940, p8