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Barfield, Margie Velma
by Hollingsworth, Biff, West, Tim. Margie Velma (née Bullard) Barfield was a convicted murderer executed by the state of North Carolina;  the first woman put to death by lethal injection in the United States, the first woman [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Carawan, George Washington
by Shuman, Elizabeth L. Carawan, George Washington by Elizabeth L. Shuman, North Carolina State University, 2013 1800- Nov. 30, [...] (from NCpedia.)
Cuming, Sir Alexander
by McGibney, Ian. Cuming, Alexander By Ian McGibney, North Carolina State University, 2013. December 18, 1691-August ? 1775 Sir Alexander Cuming, Scottish aristocrat, adventurer, confidence man, and the [...] (from NCpedia.)
Foster, Allen
by Hollingsworth, Biff, West, Tim. Foster, Allen by Biff Hollingsworth and Tim West, Special Collections at Wilson Library at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2008 ? - January 24, 1936 In the summer of 1935, a [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Holden (Holding), Robert
by Parker, Mattie Erma E. Robert Holden (Holding), Council member, secretary, customs collector, receiver general, and escheator, was identified in January 1678/79 as a "Merchant Lately belonging to Virginia and now bound for [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Peterson, Charles Augustus
by Childs, T. Mike, Hollingsworth, Biff, West, Tim. Peterson, Charles Augustus by Biff Hollingsworth and Tim West, Special Collections at Wilson Library at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2008. Additional research by T. Mike Childs, [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Silver, Frances [Frankie]
by Spell, Richard S. Silver, Frances [Frankie] by Richard S. Spell, 1994 d. 12 July 1833 See also: Silver, Frankie, Murder Case; Silver, Francis [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Syriani, Elias Hanna
by Hollingsworth, Biff, West, Tim. Elias Hanna Syriani was a convicted murderer executed by lethal injection by the state of North Carolina. His photograph was used in a controversial 2000 Benetton "We, On Death Row" advertising [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Wood, Otto
by Robinson, Catherine L. Wood, Otto by Catherine L. Robinson, 1996 9 May 1895–31 Dec. 1930 Otto Wood, criminal and escape artist, was born in Wilkes County of a law-abiding Baptist family. His father died when he [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)

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