|Birth: ||May 20, 1872|
|Death: ||Mar. 27, 1903|
Triple murderer hanged for the murder of his wife, Maud; his mother-in-law, Deborah Bunting McCroskey; and a male acquaintance. Shot and seriously wounded his father-in-law, Lemuel McCroskey. Then calmly called police to report his deed and waited for them to arrest him. Gloated over his actions, was tried and convicted. Then following a failed appeal to the Oregon Supreme Court, he was executed on March 27, 1903. This was the last hanging in the Multnomah County jail.
Maud McCroskey Belding (1878 - 1902)
Note: Cemetery office confirmed that this burial is unknown and unmarked. Alfred's gravesite was donated and there is no marker. Information obtained from the office at Mount Calvary.
Mount Calvary Cemetery
Created by: thoran
Record added: Dec 10, 2009
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