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 Mary Frances Tinning

Mary Frances Tinning

Birth
Schenectady, New York, USA
Death 22 Feb 1979 (aged 3 months)
Schenectady, New York, USA
Burial Niskayuna, Schenectady County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 12509 · View Source
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Victim of infanticide. One of nine siblings murdered by their mother, Mary Beth Tinning. She got away with it for years, using SIDS as a ruse. Finally caught , she was convicted in July of 1987 and sentenced to twenty years to life. She is still incarcerated at the Bedford Hills Correctional Facility in Bedford Hills, NY. The case is the subject of a 1989 book by Joyce Egginton entitled "From Cradle to Grave."


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  • Added: 13 Sep 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 12509
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Frances Tinning (29 Oct 1978–22 Feb 1979), Find A Grave Memorial no. 12509, citing Most Holy Redeemer Cemetery, Niskayuna, Schenectady County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .