New Hanover County Executions

 

NAME

AGE

RACE

SEX

OCCUPATION

CRIME

METHOD

DATE

MTPL

JIMMY, (JONES)

 

BLACK

MALE

SLAVE

UNSPEC FELONY

HANGING

NOV

13

1762

2

QUAMINO, (DUBOIS)

 

BLACK

MALE

SLAVE

ROBBERY

HANGING

FEB

9

1768

 

SEYMOUR

 

WHITE

MALE

CRIMINAL

HORSE STEALING

HANGING

JUN

13

1768

1

SEYMOUR

 

WHITE

MALE

CRIMINAL

HORSE STEALING

HANGING

JUN

13

1768

2

WILLIAMS, NOEL

 

WHITE

MALE

CRIMINAL

HORSE STEALING

HANGING

JUN

13

1768

3

JACK, (CLAYTON)

 

BLACK

MALE

SLAVE

UNSPEC FELONY

HANGING

JAN

30

1769

2

TONEY, (CLAYTON)

 

BLACK

MALE

SLAVE

UNSPEC FELONY

HANGING

JAN

30

1769

4

 

 

BLACK

MALE

SLAVE

UNSPEC FELONY

HANGING

JAN

30

1769

6

 

 

BLACK

MALE

SLAVE

UNSPEC FELONY

HANGING

JAN

30

1769

8

 

 

BLACK

MALE

SLAVE

UNSPEC FELONY

HANGING

JAN

30

1769

9

 

 

BLACK

MALE

SLAVE

UNSPEC FELONY

HANGING

JAN

30

1769

10

 

 

BLACK

MALE

SLAVE

UNSPEC FELONY

HANGING

JAN

30

1769

11

 

 

WHITE

MALE

?

UNSPEC FELONY

HANGING

DEC

11

1770

3

 

 

WHITE

MALE

?

UNSPEC FELONY

?

DEC

11

1770

6

 

 

BLACK

?

SLAVE

?

HANGING

DEC

11

1770

10

 

 

BLACK

?

SLAVE

?

HANGING

DEC

11

1770

13

JACK, (CORBIN)

 

BLACK

MALE

SLAVE

UNSPEC FELONY

HANGING

DEC

11

1770

14

 

 

BLACK

?

SLAVE

?

HANGING

DEC

11

1770

15

HILL, STEVEN

 

WHITE

MALE

?

UNSPEC FELONY

HANGING

DEC

11

1770

19

TOM, (DUBOIS)

 

BLACK

MALE

SLAVE

UNSPEC FELONY

HANGING

SEP

13

1775

1

MATHIS, ALLEN

 

BLACK

MALE

?

MURDER

HANGING

JAN

9

1880

 

RICHARDSON, STEPHEN

 

BLACK

MALE

CARPENTER

MURDER

HANGING

SEP

3

1880

 

SCOTT, HARRY

 

BLACK

MALE

SEAMAN

MURDER

HANGING

JUL

6

1906

 

SANDLIN, L., M.

 

WHITE

MALE

LABORER

MURDER

ELECTROCUTION

DEC

29

1911

 

SWINSON, LAWERENCE

23

BLACK

MALE

LABORER

HOUSEBRKNG-BURGL

ELECTROCUTION

JUL

7

1916

 

ROBINSON, THOMAS

 

BLACK

MALE

?

RAPE

ELECTROCUTION

JAN

2

1925

1

SMOAK, EDGAR

40

WHITE

MALE

CARPENTER

MURDER

ASPHYXIATION-GAS

FEB

18

1938

2

HENDERSON, JAMES

21

BLACK

MALE

?

MURDER-RAPE

ASPHYXIATION-GAS

JUL

7

1939

3

GIBSON, SIMON

23

BLACK

MALE

LABORER

RAPE

ASPHYXIATION-GAS

MAY

24

1940

 

WESCOTT, ROLAND

21

WHITE

MALE

TRUCK DRIVER

MURDER

ASPHYXIATION-GAS

JAN

9

1942

 

 

 

 

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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