Inmates Sentenced to Death Row in Nebraska

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					                          Inmates Sentenced to Death Row in Nebraska
Number   Name                                      Received County            Disposition Date           Method          Race
3732     Rhea                    William           4/12/1901 Dodge            Executed      7/10/1903 Hanging            W
3980     Neigenfind              Gottlieb          11/10/1902 Pierce          Executed      3/13/1903 Hanging            W
4232     Barker                  Frank             5/15/1904 Webster          Executed      1/17/1908 Hanging            W
4654     Clark                   Harrison          6/27/1906 Douglas          Executed      12/13/1907 Hanging           B
4656     O'Hearn                 Jay               6/28/1906 Douglas          Furloughed 10/16/1913 NA                   W
4898     Shumway*                Robert            11/29/1907 Gage            Executed      3/5/1909     Hanging         W
         *Later claims were made that Shumway was innocent of the crime
5005     Fourse                  William           4/28/1908 Douglas          Commuted      1909         NA              W
5285     Taylor                  Bert              6/5/1909     Kearney       Executed      10/28/1910 Hanging           W
5322     Masoudides              John              9/11/1909 Douglas          Commuted      1909         NA              W
5374     Prince*                 Albert            12/6/1909 Douglas          Executed      3/21/1913 Hanging            B
         *Prince, who was serving another sentenced was given the Death Penalty for killing Deputy
         Warden Davis in the Prison Chapel in 1912.
5407     Johnson                 Thomas            2/10/1910 Douglas          Executed      5/19/1911 Hanging            B
5419     Wilson                  George            2/28/1910 Brown            Commuted      1910         NA              W
6285     Jones                   John              3/27/1914 Douglas          Commuted      1915         NA              W
6494     Roberts                 Roy               2/11/1915 Lincoln          Commuted      1917         NA              W
6550     Muzik*                  Emil              5/20/1915 Douglas          Commuted      1915         NA              W
         *Muzik served a life sentence until his death by natural causes in 1960.
6772     Crydeman                W.                3/11/1916 Cherry           Commuted      1916         NA              W
7298     Cole*                   Allison           4/1/1918     Howard        Executed      12/20/1920 Electrocution     W
7299     Grammer**               Allen             4/1/1918     Howard        Executed      12/20/1920 Electrocution     W
         *Cole and Grammer were the only two inmates to be executed on the same day.
         **Grammer was believed the first execution to be by the electric chair that was authorized in 1913
7551     King*                   James             9/2/1919     Keith         Executed      6/9/1922     Electrocution   B
         *King who was serving another sentence was given the Death Penalty for killing a Prison Officer.
8237     Nichols                 Charles           10/31/1921 Cheyenne        Commuted      1922         NA              W
8465     Simmons                 Walter            10/21/1922 Boyd            Executed      8/11/1925 Electrocution      W
8548     Wesley                  Sol               4/26/1923 Douglas          Commuted      1928         NA              B
8549     Marldroon               Leroy             4/26/1923 Douglas          Commuted      1924         NA              B
9022     Ringer                  Donald            3/19/1925 Douglas          Commuted      1926         NA              W
9171     Bartlett                Henry             11/10/1925 Kearney         Executed      4/29/1927 Electrocution      W
9277     Carter                  Frank             3/24/1926 Douglas          Executed      6/24/1927 Electrocution      W
9342    Sharp                  Frank           6/5/1926     Lancaster Executed            10/19/1928 Electrocution    W
9892    Sherman                Henry           7/1/1928     Sheridan     Executed         5/31/1929 Electrocution     W
9956    Swartz                 Morris          11/4/1928 Douglas         Commuted         1929        NA              W
14294   Rogers                 John            10/31/1940 Douglas        Commuted         1942        NA              B
15067   MacAvoy                Joseph          9/18/1943 Clay            Executed         3/23/1945 Electrocution     W
16129   Iron Bear              Timothy         9/30/1947 Sheridan        Executed         12/1/1948 Electrocution     Na Amer
17495   Sundahl                Roland          1/15/1951 Platte          Executed         4/30/1952 Electrocution     W
18189   Griffith               Hugh            10/23/1952 Cheyenne       Commuted         1954        NA              W
18913   Grandsinger            Lloyd           6/16/1954 Cherry          Commuted         1958        NA              W
19619   Nowicki                Stanley         6/10/1956 Douglas         Commuted         1957        NA              W
20396   Starkweather           Charles         6/9/1958     Lancaster Executed            6/25/1959 Electrocution     W
20983   Wilson                 Luther          9/30/1959 Douglas         Commuted         1961        NA              B
25565   Alvarez                Thomas          3/31/1967 Lancaster       Commuted         1972        NA              Hispanic
30012   Stewart                Rodney          8/20/1975 Douglas         Commuted         1977        NA              B
30118   Rust                   John            10/30/1975 Douglas        Commuted         1994        NA              W
30312   Simants                Charles         1/17/1976 Lincoln         Commuted         1980        NA              W
30317   Holtan                 Richard         2/9/1976     Douglas      Commuted         1989        NA              W
30609   Peery                  Wesley          6/24/1976 Lancaster       Died- Natural 1988           NA              W
31387   Simpson*               Jerry           9/16/1977 Lancaster       Commuted         1999        NA              W
        *Simpson, while serving another sentence, received the Death Penalty for killing another inmate.
31840   Otey                   Harold          6/20/1978 Douglas         Executed         9/2/1994    Electrocution   B
31861   Williams               Robert          6/30/1978 Lancaster Executed               12/2/1997 Electrocution     B
31928   Hockstein              Peter           8/24/1978 Douglas         Commuted         2001        NA              W
31936   Anderson               Michael         8/23/1978 Douglas         Commuted         2001        NA              W
32533   Harper                 Steven          11/7/1979 Douglas         Died-Suicide 1990            NA              W
32947   Moore                  Dean            6/20/1980 Douglas         In Appeal        NA          NA              W
33045   Palmer                 Charles         8/27/1980 Hall            Died-Natural 2006            NA              W
33355   Jones                  Isaiah          2/23/1981 Douglas         Commuted         1984        NA              W
33787   Reeves                 Randolph        9/11/1981 Lancaster       Commuted         2001        NA              Native Amer
35946   Joubert                John            10/9/1984 Sarpy           Executed         7/16/1996 Electrocution     W
35947   Hunt                   Robert          10/9/1984 Madison         Commuted         1985        NA              W
36957   Birdhead               Hudson          3/18/1986 Sheridan        Commuted         1987        NA              Native Amer
36546   Ryan                   Michael         10/16/1986 Richardson In Appeal            NA          NA              W
39266   Victor                 Clarence        11/21/1988 Douglas        Commuted         1999        NA              B
41842   Drinkwater             Randy           3/1/1991     Cherry       Commuted         1993        NA              W
46017   Borklund               Roger           9/20/1994 Lancaster       Died-Suicide 2001            NA              W
47903   Lotter                 John            2/21/1996 Richardson In Appeal             NA          NA              W
50100   Sheets*                 Jeremy           9/26/1997 Douglas         Sen Vacated 2001            NA   W
        *Sheets is perhaps the only inmate to be discharged directly from Death Row
53402   Dunster*                David            1/26/2000 Lancaster In Appeal             NA          NA   W
        *Dunster, while serving another sentence, received the Death Penalty for killing another inmate.
53882   Mata                    Raymond          6/1/2000    Keith         In Appeal       NA          NA   Hispanic
59147   Sandoval                Joseph           9/5/2003    Madison       In Appeal       NA          NA   Hispanic
56059   Gales                   Arthur           12/9/2003 Douglas         In Appeal       NA          NA   B
59581   Vela                    Eric             12/12/2003 Madison        In Appeal       NA          NA   Hispanic
60009   Galendo                 Jorge            3/10/2004 Madison         In Appeal       NA          NA   Hispanic
59078   Hessler                 Jeffrey          5/15/2005 Scottsbluff In Appeal           NA          NA   W
67749   Ellis                   Roy              2/6/2009    Douglas       In Appeal       NA          NA   B
67300   Torres                  Marco            1/29/2010 Hall            In Appeal       NA          NA   Hispanic