Franklin Co. Executions

 

NAME

AGE

RACE

SEX

OCCUPATION

CRIME

METHOD

DATE

MTPL

COUNTY

 

 

BLACK

MALE

SLAVE

RAPE

HANGING

MAY

 

1818

2

FRANKLIN

Mac

 

Black

Male

Slave

Murder

Hanging

May

 

1827

 

FRANKLIN

Miller, Levi

 

White

Male

?

Murder

Hanging

Nov

11

1836

 

FRANKLIN

Carroll, Hardy

 

White

Male

?

Housebrkng-Burgl

Hanging

May

2

1845

 

FRANKLIN

Morgan, Hillman

 

Black

Male

?

Murder

Hanging

Nov

2

1877

1

FRANKLIN

Coley, Tom

27

White

Male

?

Murder-Robbery

Hanging

Jul

13

1894

1

FRANKLIN

Coley, Calvin

22

White

Male

?

Murder-Robbery

Hanging

Jul

13

1894

2

FRANKLIN

Mangum, Robert

 

Black

Male

?

Rape

Electrocution

Apr

17

1930

 

FRANKLIN

Lyles, Ernest

33

White

Male

Farm Laborer

Rape

Asphyxiation-Gas

Nov

24

1950

 

FRANKLIN

 

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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