"D, E " County Executions

Davidson County

 

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

Davie County

NAME

AGE

RACE

SEX

OCCUPATION

CRIME

METHOD

DATE

MTPL

COUNTY

Douglas, Oscar

40

Black

Male

Sawmill Worker

Rape

Asphyxiation-Gas

Jan

10

1947

 

DAVIE

Duplin County

NAME

AGE

RACE

SEX

OCCUPATION

CRIME

METHOD

DATE

MTPL

COUNTY

MORRISE, , (PEACOCK)

 

BLACK

MALE

SLAVE

MURDER

BURNED

NOV

18

1760

 

DUPLIN

SIMON, (CANNON)

 

BLACK

MALE

SLAVE

MURDER

HANGING

DEC

11

1767

1

DUPLIN

GEORGE, (MOORE)

 

BLACK

MALE

SLAVE

UNSPEC FELONY

HANGING

DEC

11

1770

2

DUPLIN

DARBY, (TAYLOR)

 

BLACK

MALE

SLAVE

MURDER

BURNED

MAR

16

1787

 

DUPLIN

SOLLIS, JOSEPH

 

WHITE

MALE

?

MURDER

HANGING

APR

27

1827

 

DUPLIN

TEACHEY, DAN

 

WHITE

MALE

?

MURDER

HANGING

JUL

20

1905

 

DUPLIN

CARTER, WILL

17

BLACK

MALE

?

RAPE

HANGING

DEC

20

1905

 

DUPLIN

MOORE, FRANK

 

BLACK

MALE

LABORER

MURDER

ELECTROCUTION

MAY

24

1918

 

DUPLIN

OUTLAW, SYLVESTER

32

BLACK

MALE

?

RAPE

ASPHYXIATION-GAS

APR

29

1938

2

DUPLIN

GARDNER, LONNIE

27

BLACK

MALE

?

RAPE

ASPHYXIATION-GAS

JUN

17

1938

1

DUPLIN

OUTLAW, APSOM

29

BLACK

MALE

?

RAPE

ASPHYXIATION-GAS

JUN

17

1938

2

DUPLIN

ARTIS, MOSES

 

BLACK

MALE

TENANT FARMER

MURDER

ASPHYXIATION-GAS

JUN

27

1947

3

DUPLIN

WEST, JAMES

20

BLACK

MALE

FARM HAND

MURDER-ROBBERY

ASPHYXIATION-GAS

NOV

19

1948

 

DUPLIN

BOYKIN, THEODORE

32

BLACK

MALE

FARM HAND

MURDER-RAPE-ROB

ASPHYXIATION-GAS

JAN

27

1961

 

DUPLIN

Durham County

NAME

AGE

RACE

SEX

OCCUPATION

CRIME

METHOD

DATE

MTPL

COUNTY

Hodges, John

 

White

Male

Carpenter

Murder

Hanging

Feb

8

1907

1

DURHAM

Jones, Freeman

 

Black

Male

?

Burg-Att Rape

Hanging

Feb

8

1907

2

DURHAM

Bell, Willie

 

Black

Male

?

Murder-Robbery

Electrocution

Jul

8

1915

 

DURHAM

Council, Lonnie

 

Black

Male

Laborer

Murder

Electrocution

Jun

7

1918

 

DURHAM

Walker, Ernest

 

Black

Male

?

Murder-Burglary

Electrocution

Apr

22

1927

 

DURHAM

Massey, Willie

 

Black

Male

?

Murder

Electrocution

Nov

7

1930

1

DURHAM

Gattis, Sidney

49

Black

Male

?

Murder

Electrocution

Jan

23

1931

 

DURHAM

Brooks, Jesse

46

Black

Male

?

Murder

Electrocution

Mar

16

1934

2

DURHAM

Cooper, Theodore

 

Black

Male

?

Murder

Electrocution

Apr

27

1934

 

DURHAM

Ferrell, Clyde

 

White

Male

?

Murder-Robbery

Electrocution

Jul

6

1934

1

DURHAM

Sanford, J., T.

30

Black

Male

?

Murder-Robbery

Asphyxiation-Gas

Feb

7

1936

1

DURHAM

Watson, Thomas

32

Black

Male

?

Murder-Robbery

Asphyxiation-Gas

Feb

7

1936

2

DURHAM

Carden, J., B.

 

White

Male

?

Murder

Electrocution

Sep

4

1936

1

DURHAM

Alston, Ed

 

Black

Male

?

Murder-Robbery

Asphyxiation-Gas

Jun

16

1939

 

DURHAM

Rogers, Clarence

26

Black

Male

?

Murder

Asphyxiation-Gas

Jan

19

1940

1

DURHAM

Cash, Hubert

40

White

Male

Roofer

Murder

Asphyxiation-Gas

Aug

22

1941

 

DURHAM

Phillips, Rosanna

25

Black

Female

Maid

Murder-Robbery

Asphyxiation-Gas

Jan

1

1943

1

DURHAM

Phillips, Daniel

29

Black

Male

Laborer

Murder-Robbery

Asphyxiation-Gas

Jan

1

1943

2

DURHAM

Farrell, Andrew

25

White

Male

Taxi Driver

Rape

Asphyxiation-Gas

Feb

18

1944

 

DURHAM

Edgecombe County

NAME

AGE

RACE

SEX

OCCUPATION

CRIME

METHOD

DATE

MTPL

COUNTY

LISLES, WILLIAM

 

?

MALE

?

MURDER

HANGING

DEC

4

1758

 

EDGECOMBE

 

 

BLACK

MALE

SLAVE

UNSPEC FELONY

HANGING

DEC

12

1758

 

EDGECOMBE

 

 

BLACK

MALE

SLAVE

?

HANGING

NOV

6

1766

1

EDGECOMBE

 

 

BLACK

MALE

SLAVE

SLAVE REVOLT

HANGING

?

 

1802

5

EDGECOMBE

JONES, ROBERT

43

BLACK

MALE

LABORER

MURDER

HANGING

JUN

25

1879

 

EDGECOMBE

STANLEY, LESTER

 

BLACK

MALE

BRICK MASON

MURDER

ASPHYXIATION-GAS

JAN

31

1947

1

EDGECOMBE

 

 

 

 

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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