Duplin County Executions

 

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

 

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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