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 Charles Justice

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Charles Justice

Birth
Death 27 Oct 1911
Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, USA
Burial Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 55378890 View Source

Buried on October 28, 1911. (Death Certificate)

Legal execution by electric-chair at 12:05 A.M., in the Ohio State Penitentiary for robbery/murder.

Age 43

Career criminal

He has become part of folk-lore because about 1900, while an inmate, he designed metal clamps to replace the leather straps on the electric-chair to improve its performance. He later died in the same chair.

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  • Created by: NWO
  • Added: 24 Jul 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 55378890
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/55378890/charles-justice : accessed ), memorial page for Charles Justice (unknown–27 Oct 1911), Find a Grave Memorial ID 55378890, citing Mount Calvary Cemetery, Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by NWO (contributor 46583762) .