List of people executed in Texas, 1930–1939

The following is a list of people executed by the U.S. state of Texas between 1930 and 1939. During this period 122 people were executed by electrocution at the Huntsville Unit in Texas.[1][2]

Executions 1930–1939 edit

1930 – 10 executions
# Executed person Race Age Sex Date of
execution
Crime(s) Governor
57 Bishop Adams Black 41 M 13-Mar-1930 Robbery and Murder Dan Moody
58 Jordan Scott Black 30 M 22-May-1930 Murder
59 William Pruitt, Jr. White 25 M 06-Jun-1930 Robbery and Murder
60 Raney Williams Black 38 M 08-Aug-1930 Rape
61 Lee Davis Black 21 M 22-Aug-1930 Murder
62 Jesse Washington Black 21 M 12-Sep-1930 Rape and Murder
63 Bill Smith White 27 M 17-Oct-1930 Murder
64 Lus Arcos Hispanic 30 M 07-Nov-1930 Murder
65 Jesse Maple White 35 M 28-Nov-1930 Murder
1931 – 9 executions
66 Moncus (or Marcus) Twitty White 31 M 24-Apr-1931 Rape Ross S. Sterling
67 Ofilio Herrera Hispanic 37 M 19-Jun-1931 Murder
68 Joshua Riles Black 28 M 24-Jul-1931 Rape
69 Will Jenkins Black 45 M 28-Jul-1931 Rape
70 Joe Shield White 36 M 14-Aug-1931 Murder
71 Nicando Munoz Hispanic 26 M 30-Oct-1931 Murder
72 Victor Rodriguez Hispanic 20 M 30-Oct-1931 Murder
73 (Edward) Red Wing Native American 39 M 30-Nov-1931 Rape and Murder
74 Will Fritts White 41 M 18-Dec-1931 Murder
75 Bonnie Ross Black 22 M 18-Dec-1931 Rape
1932 – 10 executions
76 Alfred Jackson Black 51 M 08-Jan-1932 Murder
77 Ira McKee White 33 M 08-Jan-1932 Robbery and Murder
78 Jake White Black 45 M 01-Apr-1932 Robbery and Murder
79 James Williams Black 28 M 20-May-1932 Murder
80 Earnest Johnson Black 21 M 05-Aug-1932 Robbery and Murder
81 Estamistado Lopez Hispanic 30 M 10-Jun-1932 Murder
82 Charlie Grogans Black 25 M 28-Jul-1932 Rape
83 John Green Black 19 M 05-Aug-1932 Robbery and Murder
84 Richard Brown Black 20 M 10-Aug-1932 Murder, Rape and Robbery
85 Richard Johnson Black 31 M 10-Aug-1932 Murder, Rape and Robbery
1933 – 9 executions
86 Walter Haskins (or Hoskins) Black 32 M 07-Apr-1933 Murder Miriam A. Ferguson
87 R. T. Bennett Black 24 M 18-Aug-1933 Murder, Rape and Robbery
88 Marshall Williams Black 24 M 20-Nov-1933 Murder
89 Pantaleon Ortiz Hispanic 35 M 12-Dec-1933 Murder
90 Clarence Thomas Black 19 M 15-Dec-1933 Robbery and Murder
91 Tom Cook Black 34 M 19-Dec-1933 Rape
92 Dewey Hunt White 27 M 29-Dec-1933 Robbery and Murder
93 Clarence Booker Black 25 M 29-Dec-1933 Robbery and Murder
94 Carl Stewart Black 24 M 29-Dec-1933 Robbery and Murder
1934 – 12 executions
95 Ira Kelley White 38 M 18-Jan-1934 Rape
96 Frank Flours Black 40 M 02-Feb-1934 Robbery and Murder
97 Thurman Burkley Black 19 M 09-Feb-1934 Rape and Murder
98 Bluit Burkley Black 20 M 09-Feb-1934 Rape and Murder
99 Jesse Mott Black 34 M 09-Feb-1934 Robbery and Murder
100 Sack Jackson Black 27 M 06-Apr-1934 Rape
101 Charlie Outlaw White 60 M 27-Apr-1934 Robbery and Murder
102 Jonnie Williams Black 30 M 01-May-1934 Robbery and Murder
103 Nathan Brooks Black 29 M 01-Jun-1934 Murder
104 Ed Stanton White 45 M 28-Sep-1934 Murder
105 Jack Jackson Black 36 M 19-Nov-1934 Robbery and Murder
106 June Woolfolk Black 37 M 23-Nov-1934 Murder
1935 – 20 executions
107 Leroy Lane White 25 M 25-Jan-1935 Murder James V. Allred
108 Carl Dobbins White 36 M 01-Feb-1935 Murder
109 Leonard Burns White 37 M 15-Feb-1935 Murder
110 Gabe Smith Black 25 M 19-Mar-1935 Robbery and Murder
111 Ira Rector Black 21 M 02-Apr-1935 Robbery and Murder
112 Doye (or Doyl) Arnold White 28 M 19-Apr-1935 Murder
113 Raymond Hamilton White 21 M 10-May-1935 Murder
114 Joe Palmer White 32 M 10-May-1935 Murder
115 Albert Carr Black 26 M 07-Jun-1935 Rape
116 Jon (or John B.) Willis White 42 M 12-Jun-1935 Rape and Robbery
117 Eligha (or Elijah) Stewart White 28 M 12-Jun-1935 Murder
118 Lewis Cernock White 40 M 12-Jul-1935 Murder
119 John Trapper Black 50 M 14-Aug-1935 Murder
120 Johnnie Dade Black 22 M 16-Aug-1935 Robbery and Murder
121 Bernard Lacume (or Lacoume) White 24 M 23-Aug-1935 Robbery and Murder
122 Ben Boyd Black 31 M 30-Aug-1935 Murder
123 W. D. May White 39 M 06-Sep-1935 Murder
124 W. R. Hildreth White 49 M 25-Nov-1935 Murder
125 Pierson Cantrell White 39 M 06-Dec-1935 Murder
126 G. (or C. B.) James White 32 M 31-Dec-1935 Murder
1936 – 14 executions
127 Henry Carr Black 44 M 03-Jan-1936 Murder
128 Fred Hill Black 23 M 10-Jan-1936 Robbery and Murder
129 Virgil Stalcup White 28 M 04-May-1936 Murder
130 Willie Dickerson Black 19 M 29-May-1936 Rape
131 Aria Tance Black 29 M 30-May-1936 Robbery and Murder
132 William Davis Black 20 M 05-Jun-1936 Robbery and Murder
133 James McCallister (or McAllister) White 38 M 05-Jun-1936 Robbery and Murder
134 John (Juan) Rivera Hispanic 24 M 23-Jun-1936 Rape
135 Grady Warren White 25 M 10-Jul-1936 Robbery and Murder
136 Mack Brown Black 35 M 10-Jul-1936 Robbery and Murder
137 Oscar Brown Black 26 M 10-Jul-1936 Robbery and Murder
138 Glenn Warren White 34 M 20-Jul-1936 Robbery and Murder
139 Antonio Carrasco Hispanic 35 M 23-Oct-1936 Murder
140 Elmo Banks Black unk M 23-Oct-1936 Murder
1937 – 8 executions
141 Lonnie Joiner White 38 M 28-May-1937 Murder
142 Elmer Pruitt Black 23 M 30-May-1937 Robbery and Murder
143 Dwight Beard White 27 M 04-Jun-1937 Robbery and Murder
144 Wisie Ellison Black 36 M 04-Jun-1937 Murder
145 Clemens Matura White 66 M 02-Jul-1937 Murder
146 Earnest McCarty White 19 M 09-Jul-1937 Rape
147 George Patton White 55 M 30-Jul-1937 Rape and Murder
148 Luke Trammell White 28 M 20-Aug-1937 Murder
1938 – 18 executions
149 Albert Hemphill Black 23 M 14-Jan-1938 Robbery and Murder
150 Leroy Kelly Black 39 M 15-Mar-1938 Murder
151 Virgil Terrill Black 25 M 01-Apr-1938 Rape
152 Johnnie Banks Black 25 M 29-Apr-1938 Murder
153 John Vaughn White 32 M 30-Apr-1938 Murder
154 Roscoe Young Black 18 M 06-May-1938 Robbery
155 Henderson Young Black 17 M 06-May-1938 Rape
156 Paul Layes White 34 M 10-May-1938 Robbery and Murder
157 Charlie Brooks Black 41 M 31-May-1938 Murder
158 Tommie Moore Black 26 M 03-Jun-1938 Murder
159 Mark Calhoun Black 18 M 17-Jun-1938 Rape
160 Tommie Wells Black 23 M 17-Jun-1938 Rape
161 Fobie (or Tobie) Grays Black 22 M 20-Jul-1938 Murder
162 Vince Boss White 21 M 02-Aug-1938 Robbery and Murder
163 Collin (or Callon) Morgan White 37 M 19-Aug-1938 Murder
164 Jesse Palanco (or Polanco) Hispanic 22 M 19-Aug-1938 Robbery and Murder
165 Salenes Canedo Hispanic 26 M 28-Oct-1938 Robbery and Murder
166 Morris Norman Black 20 M 16-Dec-1938 Rape
1939 – 12 executions
167 Winzell Williams Black 18 M 06-Mar-1939 Robbery and Murder W. Lee O'Daniel
168 Harvey Nealy Black 19 M 10-Apr-1939 Murder
169 Jesus Herrera Hispanic 48 M 15-Apr-1939 Rape and Murder
170 Genaro Lugo Hispanic 28 M 23-Apr-1939 Murder
171 James Miles Black 22 M 23-Apr-1939 Rape and Robbery
172 Bennie Randall Black 26 M 07-May-1939 Rape
173 James Ervin Black 38 M 19-May-1939 Rape
174 Johnnie Caesar Black 30 M 21-May-1939 Murder
175 Ladell Rhodes Black 27 M 26-Jun-1939 Murder
176 Lee (or Rafe) Walker Black 32 M 30-Jun-1939 Rape
177 Frank Salazar Hispanic 24 M 16-Dec-1939 Murder
178 Harry Lacy Black 42 M 19-Dec-1939 Murder
Sources: List of electrocuted offenders by the TDJC,[2] and The Espy File: 1608–2002.[1]
Preceded by
List of people executed in Texas, 1920–1929
Lists of people executed in Texas Succeeded by
List of people executed in Texas, 1940–1949

See also edit

References edit

  1. ^ a b The Espy File: 1608–2002. Death Penalty Information Center. Retrieved 23 February 2009.
  2. ^ a b List of Electrocuted Offenders Archived 2011-06-12 at the Wayback Machine. Texas Department of Criminal Justice. Retrieved 23 February 2009.

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