"H, I" Counties Executions

NAME

AGE

RACE

SEX

OCCUPATION

CRIME

METHOD

DATE

MTPL

COUNTY

THOMAS, WILLIAM

 

WHITE

MALE

FARMER

MURDER

HANGING

?

 

1762

 

HALIFAX

ROSE, (RABOUR)

 

BLACK

FEMALE

SLAVE

ARSON

HANGING

NOV

6

1766

2

HALIFAX

RILEY, JOHN

 

WHITE

MALE

?

UNSPEC FELONY

HANGING

NOV

6

1766

7

HALIFAX

ROBINSON, HENRY

 

WHITE

MALE

?

UNSPEC FELONY

HANGING

DEC

11

1767

4

HALIFAX

(GREEN)

 

BLACK

MALE

SLAVE

UNSPEC FELONY

HANGING

MAY

1

1782

 

HALIFAX

SAM, (FOORT)

 

BLACK

MALE

SLAVE

SLAVE REVOLT

HANGING

JUN

27

1802

 

HALIFAX

BROWN, ENOCH

38

BLACK

MALE

FARM LABORER

MURDER

HANGING

MAY

2

1884

 

HALIFAX

WELLS, EATONS

 

BLACK

MALE

?

MURDER-ROBBERY

HANGING

JUL

17

1885

 

HALIFAX

COBB, R., W.

23

WHITE

MALE

MILL OPERATOR

MURDER-ROBBERY

ELECTROCUTION

MAR

6

1914

 

HALIFAX

WILLIAMS, JOHN

 

BLACK

MALE

?

MURDER

ELECTROCUTION

SEP

21

1926

 

HALIFAX

MACKLIN, EVANS

20

BLACK

MALE

?

MURDER

ASPHYXIATION-GAS

NOV

20

1936

1

HALIFAX

BOWSER, CLAUDE, JR

22

BLACK

MALE

?

MURDER

ASPHYXIATION-GAS

JAN

28

1939

 

HALIFAX

ALEXANDER, CHARLES

24

BLACK

MALE

FARMER

RAPE

ASPHYXIATION-GAS

NOV

17

1944

 

HALIFAX

HART, THOMAS

 

BLACK

MALE

?

MURDER

ASPHYXIATION-GAS

MAY

4

1946

 

HALIFAX

 

NAME

AGE

RACE

SEX

OCCUPATION

CRIME

METHOD

DATE

MTPL

COUNTY

Purvis, Ed

 

Black

Male

?

Murder

Hanging

Nov

17

1897

 

HARNETT

Lee, Johnny

 

Black

Male

Laborer

Murder

Electrocution

Sep

15

1933

 

HARNETT

Mcneill, James

21

Black

Male

?

Murder

Electrocution

Aug

13

1937

2

HARNETT

Walker, George

23

Black

Male

Tenant Farmer

Rape

Asphyxiation-Gas

Jun

21

1946

 

HARNETT

Garner, Emmett

 

White

Male

?

Murder

Asphyxiation-Gas

Mar

18

1949

 

HARNETT

 

NAME

AGE

RACE

SEX

OCCUPATION

CRIME

METHOD

DATE

MTPL

COUNTY

Sheffield, James

47

White

Male

Farmer

Murder

Electrocution

May

18

1934

1

HAYWOOD

 

NAME

AGE

RACE

SEX

OCCUPATION

CRIME

METHOD

DATE

MTPL

COUNTY

Kilgore, Louis

 

Black

Male

?

Murder

Hanging

May

21

1886

 

HENDERSON

Love, George

 

Black

Male

?

Murder

Electrocution

Jun

19

1925

 

HENDERSON

Edney, Plato

34

White

Male

Farmer

Murder

Electrocution

Jul

15

1932

 

HENDERSON

Dalton, Joe

 

White

Male

?

Murder

Electrocution

Jun

22

1934

 

HENDERSON

Brown, Grady

 

Black

Male

Convict

Murder

Asphyxiation-Gas

Jan

31

1947

2

HENDERSON

Munn, Thurman

 

Black

Male

Convict

Murder

Asphyxiation-Gas

Jan

31

1947

3

HENDERSON

Brooks, J., C.

 

Black

Male

Convict

Murder

Asphyxiation-Gas

Jan

31

1947

4

HENDERSON

 

NAME

AGE

RACE

SEX

OCCUPATION

CRIME

METHOD

DATE

MTPL

COUNTY

Dula, Thomas

 

White

Male

?

Murder

Hanging

May

1

1868

 

IREDELL

Laxton, James

45

Black

Male

Farmer

Rape

Hanging

Jan

25

1878

 

IREDELL

Roseboro, Wilfred

22

Black

Male

?

Murder-Rape

Hanging

Sep

10

1903

 

IREDELL

Williams, Charles

60

Black

Male

Laborer

Murder

Electrocution

Sep

25

1917

 

IREDELL

Conner, Ralph

 

Black

Male

Laborer

Murder

Electrocution

Sep

20

1920

 

IREDELL

Westmoreland, W., P.

 

White

Male

?

Murder

Electrocution

Nov

21

1921

 

IREDELL

Caldwell, Walter

37

Black

Male

Farm Hand

Rape

Asphyxiation-Gas

Dec

10

1937

1

IREDELL

Robinson, Ed

33

Black

Male

?

Rape

Asphyxiation-Gas

Nov

18

1938

 

IREDELL

 

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