Pitt County Executions

 

NAME

AGE

RACE

SEX

OCCUPATION

CRIME

METHOD

DATE

Rose, (Tyson)

 

Black

F

Slave

Murder

Burned

1783

Evans, Needham

 

Black

M

Freedman

Murder-Robbery

Hanging

14 Feb 1868

Jackson, Richard

 

Black

M

Freedman

Murder-Robbery

Hanging

14 Feb 1868

Joyner, Elijah

 

Black

M

Laborer

Murder-Robbery

Hanging

10 Nov 1899

Myers, John

 

Black

M

???

Murder-Robbery

Electrocution

25 Mar 1932

Tate, Willie

29

Black

M

???

Murder

Asphyxiation-Gas

20 Nov 1936

Long, William

31

Black

M

Farmer

Murder

Asphyxiation-Gas

13 Nov 1942

Anderson, Booker

 

Black

M

???

Murder-Arson

Asphyxiation-Gas

23 Apr 1948

Daniels, Bennie

 

Black

M

???

Murder

Asphyxiation-Gas

6 Nov 1953

Daniels, Lloyd

 

Black

M

???

Murder

Asphyxiation-Gas

6 Nov 1953

 

 

 

 

 

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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