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George Jefferson Hassell
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Birth: Jul., 1888
Smithville
Bastrop County
Texas, USA
Death: Feb. 10, 1928
Huntsville
Walker County
Texas, USA

DOC #EX87
Condemned and executed for one of thirteen murders to which he confessed. He was the 38th person (5th white man) executed in Texas' electric chair. (The Dallas Morning News, February 10, 1928)

(Note: Gravestone indicates he died in 1923. Don't yet know where the error is. Suspect gravestone was placed at a later date.) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James William Hassell (1850 - 1910)
 
 Spouse:
  Susan Frances Ferguson Hassell (1885 - 1926)*
 
 Siblings:
  Amanda May Hassell Murrell (1878 - 1916)*
  Willie Lucy Hassell Flynn (1880 - 1955)*
  Martha Elizabeth Hassell Wilkinson (1883 - 1961)*
  Thomas Virgil Hassell (1883 - 1924)*
  George Jefferson Hassell (1888 - 1928)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: TDCJ # 37
 
Burial:
Captain Joe Byrd Cemetery
Huntsville
Walker County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: M. L.
Record added: Sep 04, 2006
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