Davidson County Executions

NAME

AGE

RACE

SEX

OCCUPATION

CRIME

METHOD

DATE

MTPL

COUNTY

Mcdowell, Arthur

 

Black

Male

?

Rape

Electrocution

Dec

3

1920

1

DAVIDSON

Hale, Kenneth

17

Black

Male

Parolee

Murder-Robbery

Electrocution

Jan

5

1925

1

DAVIDSON

Leake, John

 

Black

Male

Farm Hand

Murder-Robbery

Electrocution

Jan

5

1925

2

DAVIDSON

Moore, Dudley

19

Black

Male

Farm Laborer

Murder-Rape

Electrocution

Apr

29

1932

 

DAVIDSON

Wilson, Henderson

27

Black

Male

Cook

Murder-Robbery

Asphyxiation-Gas

Jun

4

1948

1

DAVIDSON

Hammonds, George

30

Black

Male

Farmer

Murder-Robbery

Asphyxiation-Gas

Jun

4

1948

2

DAVIDSON

Roman, John

28

Black

Male

Laborer

Murder-Rape-Rob

Asphyxiation-Gas

Jun

6

1952

 

DAVIDSON

 

 

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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