DELAWARE EXECUTIONS
# NAME AGE RACE SEX OCCUPATION CRIME METHOD DATE MTPL COUNTY
1 TURC   ? MALE SLAVE ATTEMPTED MURDER HANGING JAN 19 1662   SUSSEX
2 ROE, JUDITH   WHITE FEMALE ? MURDER HANGING MAR 15 1688   KENT
3 BEVAN, CATHARINE 51 WHITE FEMALE HOUSEWIFE MURDER BURNED SEP   1731 1 NEW CASTLE
4 MURPHY, PETER   WHITE MALE SERVANT MURDER HANGING SEP   1731 2 NEW CASTLE
5 SEXTON, MARGARET   WHITE FEMALE ? MURDER HANGING JUN 17 1751   NEW CASTLE
6 DUFFY, JAMES   WHITE MALE ? MURDER HANGING AUG 27 1754   KENT
7 BROWN, DAVID   WHITE MALE ? HOUSEBRKNG-BURGL HANGING JUN 4 1757 1 NEW CASTLE
8 COUGHLIN, JAMES   WHITE MALE ? HOUSEBRKNG-BURGL HANGING JUN 4 1757 2 NEW CASTLE
9 BARCLAY, HUGH   WHITE MALE ? HOUSEBRKNG-BURGL HANGING JUN 9 1770   NEW CASTLE
10 KIRK, SARAH   WHITE FEMALE ? MURDER HANGING ?   1787   ?
11 SMITH, JOHN   ? MALE ? MURDER HANGING DEC 21 1815   NEW CASTLE
12 PIPER, WILLIAM   WHITE MALE ? MURDER HANGING APR 18 1820   SUSSEX
13 ELLIOTT, JACOB   BLACK MALE ? MURDER HANGING DEC 31 1822   NEW CASTLE
14 SHARP, ELISHA   WHITE MALE ? MURDER HANGING ?   1825   SUSSEX
15 MORRIS, ROBERT   ? MALE ? MURDER HANGING ?   1831   SUSSEX
16 WARD, SAMUEL 22 BLACK MALE PRISONER MURDER HANGING SEP 8 1852   NEW CASTLE
17 BOWEN, JOHN   WHITE MALE ? MURDER HANGING FEB 10 1860   NEW CASTLE
18 ARMSTRONG, ANDREW 53 WHITE MALE FARMER MURDER HANGING FEB 8 1867   NEW CASTLE
19 CANNON, JOHN   BLACK MALE ? MURDER HANGING DEC 14 1869 1 SUSSEX
20 BRADLEY, SARAH   BLACK FEMALE ? MURDER HANGING DEC 14 1869 2 SUSSEX
21 JENKINS, LEVI   BLACK MALE ? RAPE HANGING DEC 14 1869 3 SUSSEX
22 JOHNSON, BENJAMIN   ? MALE ? RAPE HANGING ?   1870   SUSSEX
23 JONES, JOSHUA   BLACK MALE FARM HAND RAPE HANGING FEB 4 1870 1 NEW CASTLE
24 CARPENTER, LOUIS   BLACK MALE FARM HAND RAPE HANGING FEB 4 1870 2 NEW CASTLE
25 BURTON, JOSEPH   BLACK MALE ? RAPE HANGING JUN 20 1873   SUSSEX
26 HURLEY, CLEMENT   ? MALE ? MURDER HANGING ?   1875   SUSSEX
27 RHODES, JOHN 24 BLACK MALE ? MURDER HANGING SEP 21 1877   NEW CASTLE
28 CHAMBERS, SAMUEL 35 BLACK MALE ? RAPE HANGING MAR 22 1878 1 NEW CASTLE
29 COLLINS, GEORGE 19 BLACK MALE ? RAPE HANGING MAR 22 1878 2 NEW CASTLE
30 REDDEN, JAMES 21 BLACK MALE ? RAPE HANGING AUG 25 1882   NEW CASTLE
31 ROBINSON, CHARLES   BLACK MALE ? RAPE HANGING APR 16 1886   NEW CASTLE
32 PROCTOR, JESSE 34 BLACK MALE FARM LABORER MURDER-ROBBERY HANGING FEB 13 1891 1 KENT
33 YOUNG, FREDRICK 17 BLACK MALE FARM LABORER MURDER-ROBBERY HANGING FEB 13 1891 2 KENT
34 REEVES, SHAKESPEARE   BLACK MALE FARM LABORER RAPE HANGING MAR 6 1891   NEW CASTLE
35 THOROUGHGOOD, JAMES   BLACK MALE ? RAPE HANGING AUG 7 1891   KENT
36 WRIGHT, EDWARD   BLACK MALE ? MURDER HANGING JUL 1 1897   NEW CASTLE
37 GORDY, JAMES   ? MALE ? MURDER HANGING JUN 11 1897   SUSSEX
38 JOINER, JOHN 25 BLACK MALE ? MURDER HANGING SEP 2 1904   NEW CASTLE
39 JONES, LEWIS 30 ? MALE ? MURDER HANGING JAN 11 1907   NEW CASTLE
40 ARCHER, WILLIAM 21 ? MALE ? MURDER HANGING JAN 25 1907   NEW CASTLE
41 ROBERTS, REESE 30 BLACK MALE ? MURDER-ROBBERY HANGING JUL 14 1911   NEW CASTLE
42 KRAKUS, PETER 25 WHITE MALE CRIMINAL MURDER HANGING MAY 14 1915   NEW CASTLE
43 PRETTYMAN, WILLIAM 29 BLACK MALE ? MURDER HANGING SEP 28 1917 1 NEW CASTLE
44 HARGUS, ADAM 34 BLACK MALE ? MURDER HANGING SEP 28 1917 2 NEW CASTLE
45 PURNELL, WEBSTER 36 BLACK MALE ? MURDER HANGING SEP 28 1917 3 NEW CASTLE
46 GANGUS, SAMUEL 24 WHITE MALE ? MURDER HANGING JAN 11 1918   NEW CASTLE
47 THOMAS, ERNEST 21 BLACK MALE TRAMP RAPE HANGING NOV 26 1920   NEW CASTLE
48 PRICE, LEMUEL 24 BLACK MALE ? MURDER HANGING DEC 3 1920   NEW CASTLE
49 BUTLER, HARRY 21 BLACK MALE ? RAPE HANGING FEB 26 1926   SUSSEX
50 SKINNER, CARL 27 BLACK MALE ? RAPE HANGING MAY 27 1927   SUSSEX
51 GALVANO, LOUIS 21 WHITE MALE SOLDIER MURDER HANGING MAR 28 1930   NEW CASTLE
52 ROSS, THEODORE 24 BLACK MALE ? RAPE HANGING AUG 22 1930   NEW CASTLE
53 MORGAN, JOHN 44 WHITE MALE FARM HAND MURDER HANGING ?   1935   KENT
54 CAREY, MAY 52 WHITE FEMALE HOUSEWIFE MURDER HANGING JUN 7 1935 1 SUSSEX
55 CAREY, HOWARD 28 WHITE MALE ? MURDER HANGING JUN 7 1935 2 SUSSEX
56 SCOTT, GEORGE 26 BLACK MALE ? MURDER HANGING NOV 20 1936   NEW CASTLE
57 OPHER, ISAIAH 36 BLACK MALE SOLDIER MURDER-RAPE HANGING JAN 3 1937   NEW CASTLE
58 NELSON, JOSEPH 36 BLACK MALE FARM LABORER MURDER HANGING JUN 4 1937   SUSSEX
59 ROBINSON, CURNEL 34 BLACK MALE ? RAPE HANGING JAN 14 1941   NEW CASTLE
60 ERNEST, RALPH 33 WHITE MALE ? RAPE HANGING JAN 9 1942   NEW CASTLE
61 BUTLER, ANDERSON 23 BLACK MALE SOLDIER RAPE HANGING DEC 7 1945   NEW CASTLE
62 STURDIVANT, FORREST 34 BLACK MALE ? MURDER HANGING MAY 10 1946   SUSSEX

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