Unsolved Murders


Age: 0

Sex: male

Date: 25 Nov 1901

Place: Dunning

The body of a baby was found dead at a farm.

A woman was tried for its murder but pleaded guilty to concelment.

The charge was that she had fractured the child's skull after birth by kicking it on the head or otherwise striking it on the head.

*map pointers are rough estimates based on known location details as per Place field above.

see www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

see Strathearn Herald - Saturday 11 January 1902, p2