24 April 1946 – Martin Coffey

Criminals seemed to be getting younger and younger in the mid-’30s and ’40s. Another 24-year-old was gallows bound on this day in 1946.

Martin Coffey was hanged in Manchester for murdering Henry Dutton.

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One Response to “24 April 1946 – Martin Coffey”

  1. brendan-mccabe Says:

    Hi.Martin Coffeys mother Bridget Coffey nee Rogers, and my grandmother
    Julia Flanagan nee Rogers were cousins. So i am related to Martin Coffey,even though i never met him. I did meet his mother as a child,and
    obviously my grandmother. Martin Coffey was hanged 24 April 1946.
    Thanks Brendan Mccabe

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