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Ruth Ellis
Birth: Oct. 9, 1926
Death: Jul. 13, 1955

She murdered her lover, David Blakeney, a racing car driver. Executed at Holloway (Women's) prison in London. The last woman to be executed in Britain. According to an article authored by Thomas L. Jones from the Crime Library website, Ruth Ellis was reinterred from the prison to her present resting place at St. Mary's Parish, Amersham, Buckinghamshire. She was buried under the name of Ruth Hornby to preserve anonymity. 
 
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 Children:
  Clare Andrea Neilson (1944 - 1982)*
 
*Calculated relationship

Cause of death: Executed
 
Burial:
St Mary Churchyard
Amersham
Chiltern District
Buckinghamshire, England
 
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Record added: Apr 22, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 21857
Ruth Ellis
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