Beaufort County Executions

 

NAME

AGE

RACE

SEX

OCCUPATION

CRIME

METHOD

DATE

MTPL

Luke, (Cherry)

 

Black

Male

Slave

Unspec Felony

Hanging

Nov

6

1766

8

(Ormond)

 

Black

Male

Slave

Murder

Hanging

Dec

11

1770

1

(Ormond)

 

Black

Female

Slave

Murder

Hanging

Dec

11

1770

4

(Ormond)

 

Black

Female

Slave

Murder

Burned

Dec

11

1770

7

Bertie County Executions

NAME

AGE

RACE

SEX

OCCUPATION

CRIME

METHOD

DATE

MTPL

(Williamson)

 

Black

?

Slave

?

Hanging

Jan

22

1734

1

(Williamson)

 

Black

?

Slave

?

Hanging

Jan

22

1734

2

Essex, (Barker)

 

Black

Male

Slave

Unspec Felony

Hanging

Mar

4

1740

1

Moses, (Pollock)

 

Black

Male

Slave

Unspec Felony

Hanging

Nov

6

1766

3

Toddy, (Pollock)

 

Black

Male

Slave

Unspec Felony

Hanging

Nov

6

1766

6

Ben, (Cook)

 

Black

Male

Slave

Unspec Felony

Hanging

Nov

6

1766

11

Bacchus, (Hill)

 

Black

Male

Slave

Rape

Hanging

Dec

11

1767

6

Batt, (Robinson)

 

Black

Male

Slave

Unspec Felony

Hanging

Jan

30

1769

5

 

 

Black

?

Slave

?

Hanging

JAN

30

1769

7

(Williamson)

 

Black

?

Slave

Unspec Felony

Hanging

Dec

11

1770

9

(Williamson)

 

Black

?

Slave

Unspec Felony

Hanging

Dec

11

1770

11

Bob, (Stone)

 

Black

Male

Slave

Slave Revolt

Hanging

?

 

1802

8

Dave

 

Black

Male

Slave

Slave Revolt

Hanging

?

 

1802

9

Frank, (Sumner)

 

Black

Male

Slave

Slave Revolt

Hanging

?

 

1802

10

 

 

Black

Male

Slave

Slave Revolt

Hanging

?

 

1802

11

 

 

Black

Male

Slave

Slave Revolt

Hanging

?

 

1802

12

 

 

Black

Male

Slave

Slave Revolt

Hanging

?

 

1802

13

 

 

Black

Male

Slave

Slave Revolt

Hanging

?

 

1802

14

 

 

Black

Male

Slave

Slave Revolt

Hanging

?

 

1802

15

 

 

Black

Male

Slave

Slave Revolt

Hanging

?

 

1802

16

 

 

Black

Male

Slave

Slave Revolt

Hanging

?

 

1802

17

Wiggins, Anthony

 

Black

Male

Indentured Serv

Murder

Hanging

Nov

9

1810

 

Outerbridge, Robert

 

?

Male

Laborer

Murder

Hanging

Jun

11

1880

 

Stanley, George

 

White

Male

?

Murder

Hanging

Aug

1

1906

 

Peele, George

 

Black

Male

?

Murder

Asphyxiation-Gas

Jan

10

1941

 

Harris, Otis

17

Black

Male

FarmHand

Rape

Asphyxiation-Gas

Jan

30

1942

2

Bladen County Executions

NAME

AGE

RACE

SEX

OCCUPATION

CRIME

METHOD

DATE

MTPL

CATO

 

BLACK

MALE

SLAVE

ATTEMPTED MURDER

HANGING

SEP

13

1775

3

(LOCKE)

 

BLACK

?

SLAVE

?

HANGING

APR

30

1784

1

SELLERS, NEILL

24

BLACK

MALE

LUMBERMILL WORKR

MURDER-RAPE

HANGING

NOV

16

1904

1

BROWN, DAVE

24

BLACK

MALE

LUMBERMILL WORKR

MURDER-RAPE

HANGING

NOV

16

1904

2

STURDIVANT, ROY

29

BLACK

MALE

LABORER

MURDER

ASPHYXIATION-GAS

FEB

13

1942

 

Buncombe County Executions

NAME

AGE

RACE

SEX

OCCUPATION

CRIME

METHOD

DATE

MTPL

HENRY, JAMES

 

WHITE

MALE

?

ROBBERY

HANGING

MAY

29

1835

1

SNEED, JAMES

 

WHITE

MALE

?

ROBBERY

HANGING

MAY

29

1835

2

HALL, WILLIAM

 

?

MALE

?

MURDER

HANGING

JAN

1

1875

 

FOSTER, BEN

 

BLACK

MALE

?

HOUSEBRKNG-BURGL

HANGING

FEB

26

1902

2

JOHNSTON, DUDLEY

 

WHITE

MALE

?

HOUSEBRKNG-BURGL

HANGING

FEB

26

1902

3

RUCKER, JAMES

 

BLACK

MALE

?

RAPE

HANGING

AUG

20

1907

 

ALLISON, JAMES

51

WHITE

MALE

LABORER

MURDER

ELECTROCUTION

FEB

24

1911

 

WILLIAMS, WILLIE

 

BLACK

MALE

LABORER

RAPE-ROBBERY

ELECTROCUTION

APR

26

1918

 

HARRIS, J., T.

 

WHITE

MALE

MERCHANT

MURDER

ELECTROCUTION

JAN

20

1921

 

DUNLAP, ROBERT

26

WHITE

MALE

?

MURDER

ELECTROCUTION

JAN

17

1936

 

MOORE, MARTIN

23

BLACK

MALE

BELL BOY

MURDER-BURGLARY

ASPHYXIATION-GAS

DEC

11

1936

 

TURNER, WASH

36

WHITE

MALE

ESCAPED CONVICT

MURDER

ASPHYXIATION-GAS

JUL

1

1938

1

PAYNE, BILL

41

WHITE

MALE

ESCAPED CONVICT

MURDER

ASPHYXIATION-GAS

JUL

1

1938

2

GIBSON, ARTHUR

32

BLACK

MALE

HOSPITAL ORDERLY

RAPE

ASPHYXIATION-GAS

AUG

7

1942

 

Burke County Executions

NAME

AGE

RACE

SEX

OCCUPATION

CRIME

METHOD

DATE

MTPL

SILVER, FRANKIE

 

WHITE

FEMALE

HOUSEWIFE

MURDER

HANGING

JUL

12

1833

 

MONTAGUE, ARTHUR

22

BLACK

MALE

CONSTRUCTN WORKR

BURG-ATT RAPE

ELECTROCUTION

JAN

22

1926

 

JACKSON, JAMES

 

BLACK

MALE

EX POLICEMAN

MURDER-BURGLARY

ASPHYXIATION-GAS

MAY

7

1948

 

 

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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