Granville County Executions

NAME

AGE

RACE

SEX

OCCUPATION

CRIME

METHOD

DATE

MTPL

COUNTY

JOE, (NORWOOD)

 

BLACK

MALE

SLAVE

MURDER

HANGING

MAY

8

1857

1

GRANVILLE

MASSY, (NORWOOD)

 

BLACK

FEMALE

SLAVE

MURDER

HANGING

MAY

8

1857

2

GRANVILLE

HENDERSON, ROBERT

20

BLACK

MALE

FARM LABORER

MURDER

HANGING

JUN

1

1883

 

GRANVILLE

TOLBERN, ALBERT

 

BLACK

MALE

?

BURG-ATT RAPE

HANGING

JUN

18

1887

 

GRANVILLE

WALLER, DORTCH

43

BLACK

MALE

TENANT FARMER

MURDER

ELECTROCUTION

AUG

2

1935

1

GRANVILLE

KINYON, JOHN

75

BLACK

MALE

?

RAPE

ASPHYXIATION-GAS

AUG

21

1936

2

GRANVILLE

STOVALL, KING, S.

26

BLACK

MALE

LABORER

MURDER-ROBBERY

ASPHYXIATION-GAS

JAN

20

1939

 

GRANVILLE

 

 

 

 

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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