Alamance County Executions

 

 

NAME

AGE

RACE

SEX

OCCUPATION

CRIME

METHOD

DATE

MTPL

Holt, Jerome

 

Black

Male

?

Rape

Hanging

Mar

23

1883

 

Matkins, Bob

 

?

Male

?

Rape

Hanging

Aug

10

1894

 

Ruffin, John

 

?

Male

?

Rape

Hanging

Feb

1

1901

 

Long, William

19

Black

Male

?

Murder-Robbery

Electrocution

Feb

7

1936

3

Brice, Wiley

35

Black

Male

?

Murder

Asphyxiation-Gas

Jul

1

1938

3

 

 

 

 

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Source: This page developed from materials originally featured on

"Before the Needles"  online  2002 - 2009 which read as follows:

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Rob Gallagher

This page was developed from the data file "Executions in the United States, 1608-1987: The ESPY File", Espy, M. Watt, and John Ortiz Smykla, Principal Investigators. Funded by the National Science Foundation. This dataset represents the most complete list of executions in the United States compiled to date

 

 

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