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NAME OCCUPATION CRIME METHOD DATE COUNTY
Slaughter
murder hanging 1814
Chryst, Henry
murder hanging 1Apr1817 Wayne
Ouley, James wheel wright murder hanging 1Jan1818 Crawford
Fuller, Amasa
murder hanging 31Mar1820 Dearborn
Dahmen, John farmer murder/robbery hanging 26Jul1821 Floyd
McKinney, Thomas counterfeiter murder hanging 22Jan1822 Knox
Pitts, Hampshire
murder hanging 6Dec1822 Wayne
Harvey, John 
murder hanging 27Jun1823 Vanderburgh
Cox, William
rape hanging 9Apr1824 Knox
Hudson, James farmer murder hanging 12Jan1825 Madison
Bridge, John farmer murder hanging 3Jun1825 Madison
Sawyer, Stephen farmer murder hanging 3Jun1825 Madison
Swanson, Edward
murder hanging 11May1829 Rush
Richardson, John
murder hanging 12Nov1830 Fountain
Herring, Kader farmer murder hanging 11Jun1833 Bartholomew
Jones, John
murder hanging 11Jun1833 Bartholomew
Hellec, Isaac farmer murder hanging 25Apr1836 Union
Staves, Francis Laborer murder/robbery hanging 1837 Porter
Scott, David farm hand murder/robbery hanging 15Jun1838 LaPorte
Lechner, John
murder hanging 3Nov1840 Noble
Thompson, William
murder/robbery hanging 12Feb1841 Putnam
Sumner, James
murder hanging 7Jan1841 Jackson
Beauchamp, Noah farm hand murder hanging 30Dec1842 Parke
Dyas, Henry
murder hanging 5Jul1844 Vigo
Fields, James
murder hanging 18Dec1850 Crawford
Gross, Ernest Laborer murder/robbery hanging 13Dec1850 Floyd
Bennett, John
murder hanging 5Dec1851 Ripley
Madden, Benjamin
murder/robbery hanging 3May1855 Allen
Keefer, George
murder/robbery hanging 3May1855 Allen
Hubbard, John
murder/robbery hanging 13Dec1855 Wabash
Mullinix, Greenbury farm hand murder hanging 18Dec1857 Putnam
Harden, Henry convict murder hanging 17Jun1864 Clark
Hendley, John
murder hanging 29Dec1865 Marion
Sage, George
murder/burglary hanging 25May1866 Jennings
White, Milton farmer murder hanging 1Nov1867 Madison
Morgan, Oliver blacksmith murder/burglary hanging 23Dec1869 Vigo
Sawyer, Ben steamboat worker murder hanging 26May1871 Vanderburgh
Brooks, Jerome
murder/robbery hanging 27Jan1871 Carroll
Camp, Thomas
murder hanging 22Nov1872 Gibson
Beavers, John
murder/robbery hanging 15Feb1878 Jefferson
Achey, John gambler murder hanging 29Jan1879 Marion
Merrick, William livery proprietor poisoning hanging 29Jan1879 Marion
Watson, Walter
murder hanging 3Apr1879 Vermillion
Guetig, Louis
murder hanging 19Sep1879 Marion
Stout, Buck farm hand murder/robbery hanging 8Aug1883 Parke
McDonald, Samuel Laborer murder/robbery hanging 10Jan1883 Allen
Anderson, John bootblack murder/robbery hanging 25Jan1884 Posey
Snyder, Zachary
murder/robbery hanging 25Jan1884 Posey
Butler, Charles
murder hanging 10Jan1884 Whitley
Coffey, John
murder/robbery hanging 16Jan1885 Montgomery
Wartena, Weibern Hollander, fisherman murder/robbery hanging 26Feb1886 Jasper
Phillips, Robert
murder hanging 8Apr1886 Marion
Henning, John tinker murder hanging 27May1886 Montgomery
Archer, Sam farm hand murder hanging 9Jul1886 Martin
Bates, Nathaniel farm laborer murder hanging 26Aug1886 Wayne
Warner, Macy convict murder hanging 9Mar1888 Clark
Grubb, Sylvester
murder hanging 19Apr1889 Knox
Stone, James
murder hanging 16Feb1894 Daviess
Jones, Harry convict murder hanging 7May1897 Marion
Keith, Joseph farmer murder hanging 15Nov1901 Gibson
Rinkard, John fruit peddler murder hanging 17Jan1902 Wabash
Wheeler, Willie
murder hanging 6Jun1902 Warrick
Russell, Lewis Laborer murder hanging 26Sep1902 Gibson
Alexander, Matthew shoeshiner murder hanging 16Apr1903 Vigo
Copenhaver, Ora unemployed murder hanging 12Jun1903 Marion
Jackson, William
murder hanging 12Jun1903 Vanderburgh
Hoover, Edward Laborer murder hanging 12Nov1903 Marion
Springs, Benjamin Laborer murder hanging 1Jul1904 Vigo
Duggins, Jerry butcher murder hanging 8Jul1904 Vigo
Smith, Berkley porter murder hanging 30Jun1905 Marion
William, George
murder hanging 8Feb1907 Marion
Rasico, Harry Laborer murder electrocution 20Feb1914 Vigo
Chirka, Harry steelmill worker murder electrocution 20Feb1914 Lake
Collier, Robert waiter murder electrocution 16AJan1914 Vanderburgh
Robinson, Kelly farm hand murder electrocution 1Feb1916 Marion
Ray, William Laborer murder/rape electrocution 5Aug1920 Lake
Thornton, Will cement worker murder/burglary electrocution 20Dec1920 Lake
Donovan, William farmer murder electrocution 1Jun1922 Montgomery
Brooks, Ben farm hand murder electrocution 1Dec1922 Bartholomew
Diamond, Harry drink distributor murder electrocution 14Nov1924 Porter
Vergolini, Peter Laborer murder/rape electrocution 30Jan1925 Lake
Koval, John Laborer murder electrocution 16Jan1925 Lake
Stewart, Edward truck driver murder/robbery electrocution 16Jan1926 Marion
Janowski, Peter Laborer murder/robbery electrocution 22Jan1926 Lake
Smith, Henry machine operator murder electrocution 26Mar1926 Porter
Hicks, Roosevelt Laborer murder electrocution 29Jul1927 Marion
Gryzb, John ex convict murder/robbery electrocution 10Apr1928 Elkhart
Britt, James foundary worker murder electrocution 21Mar1930 Lake
Saragoza, Ignacio steelworker murder electrocution 24Jun1931 LaPorte
Johnson, Herbert machinist murder/robbery electrocution 12Feb1932 LaGrange
McKneezer, Ulysses mover murder/rape electrocution 1Jul1932 Porter
Witt, Charles toolmaker murder/robbery electrocution 24Nov1932 Boone
Moore, John  machinst murder/robbery electrocution 2Mar1933 Blackford
Shustrom, Glen Laborer murder/rape electrocution 28Jul1933 Lake
Edwards, Harley carpenter murder electrocution 2Mar1934 Jackson
Hamilton, Louis
murder/robbery electrocution 28Sep1934 Boone
Perkins, Richard taxi driver murder electrocution 1Jan1934 Hancock
Coffin, Edward mechanic murder electrocution 9Jan1934 Clark
Griggs, Olivett Laborer murder/robbery electrocution 14Jun1935 Lake
Chapman, Richard farm hand murder/robbery electrocution 19Jan1935 Lake
Barrett, George racketeer murder hanging 24Mar1936 Marion
Slaughter, Gaston Laborer murder electrocution 17Apr1936 Vigo
Thomas, Clarence machinist murder/robbery electrocution 19Jan1936 Whitley
Singer, Harry farm hand murder electrocution 26Dec1936 Wabash
Arkuszewki, Chester Laborer murder/robbery electrocution 12Mar1937 LaPorte
Poholsky, John construction labor murder/robbery electrocution 10Jun1937 Franklin
William, Frank salesman murder/robbery electrocution 10Jun1937 Franklin
Kuhlman, William salesman murder/robbery electrocution 10Jun1937 Franklin
Fortune, Raymond toolmaker murder/robbery electrocution 17Sep1927 Huntington
Fuller, Willis truck driver murder electrocution 14Jan1938 Vigo
White, Monroe Laborer




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