Burke County Executions

 

NAME

AGE

RACE

SEX

OCCUPATION

CRIME

METHOD

DATE

MTPL

COUNTY

SILVER, FRANKIE

 

WHITE

FEMALE

HOUSEWIFE

MURDER

HANGING

JUL

12

1833

 

BURKE

 

MONTAGUE, ARTHUR

22

BLACK

MALE

CONSTRUCTN WORKR

BURG-ATT RAPE

ELECTROCUTION

JAN

22

1926

 

BURKE

 

JACKSON, JAMES

 

BLACK

MALE

EX POLICEMAN

MURDER-BURGLARY

ASPHYXIATION-GAS

MAY

7

1948

 

BURKE

 

 

 

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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