Forsyth County Executions

 

NAME

AGE

RACE

SEX

OCCUPATION

CRIME

METHOD

DATE

MTPL

COUNTY

DEGRAFF, PETER

 

?

MALE

?

MURDER

HANGING

FEB

9

1894

 

FORSYTH

HAMMOND, J., W.

 

?

MALE

?

MURDER

HANGING

SEP

2

1905

2

FORSYTH

GANNAWAY, HARVEY

 

BLACK

MALE

?

MURDER

ELECTROCUTION

JAN

16

1914

 

FORSYTH

DAWKINS, JOHN

 

BLACK

MALE

?

MURDER-ROBBERY

ELECTROCUTION

JAN

8

1926

 

FORSYTH

JONES, FRED

24

BLACK

MALE

LABORER

MURDER

ELECTROCUTION

JUN

11

1926

 

FORSYTH

THOMAS, CLARENCE

 

BLACK

MALE

?

MURDER

ELECTROCUTION

APR

27

1928

 

FORSYTH

KEATON, GEORGE

 

BLACK

MALE

?

MURDER

ELECTROCUTION

SEP

21

1934

 

FORSYTH

CROCKETT, WILLIE

 

BLACK

MALE

?

MURDER

ELECTROCUTION

SEP

28

1934

2

FORSYTH

WILLIAMS, GERMIE

23

BLACK

MALE

?

MURDER-ROBBERY

ASPHYXIATION-GAS

MAY

8

1936

1

FORSYTH

DINGLE, LAWRENCE

32

BLACK

MALE

?

MURDER-ROBBERY

ASPHYXIATION-GAS

MAY

8

1936

2

FORSYTH

GRIER, HENRY

43

BLACK

MALE

?

MURDER

ELECTROCUTION

JUL

10

1936

 

FORSYTH

HODGIN, WILLIAM

36

BLACK

MALE

?

MURDER

ASPHYXIATION-GAS

JUL

17

1936

 

FORSYTH

GALMAN, WILLIE

21

BLACK

MALE

?

MURDER

ASPHYXIATION-GAS

AUG

21

1936

1

FORSYTH

SERMONS, JAMES

29

BLACK

MALE

?

MURDER

ASPHYXIATION-GAS

JAN

21

1938

 

FORSYTH

JEFFERSON, L., J.

17

BLACK

MALE

?

MURDER-ROBBERY

ASPHYXIATION-GAS

SEP

23

1938

1

FORSYTH

LINNEY, TOM

32

BLACK

MALE

?

MURDER-ROBBERY

ASPHYXIATION-GAS

SEP

23

1938

2

FORSYTH

MARTIN, EUNICE

 

BLACK

MALE

?

MURDER

ASPHYXIATION-GAS

APR

11

1947

 

FORSYTH

CONNER, ROBERT

 

BLACK

MALE

?

MURDER-ROBBERY

ASPHYXIATION-GAS

JUL

13

1956

 

FORSYTH

 

 

 

 

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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