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date: 09 March 2021

Broadingham, Elizabethlocked

(d. 1776)
  • Greg T. Smith


Broadingham, Elizabeth (d. 1776), murderer, lived in Flamborough, near York, with her husband, John Broadingham, a convicted smuggler. No information about her exists before her trial. During her husband's confinement in York Castle, Elizabeth took up residence with one Thomas Aikney. The two continued the adulterous relationship and moved to ...

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