A Family of Outlaws & Notorious Types

Bathsheba Ruggles Spooner b. 1746 d. 1778

First woman to be executed in the United States following the Declaration of Independence.

Convicted of: "Inciting, abetting, and procuring the manner and form of murder",

in the death of her husband.

Penalty: Death By Hanging

My Maternal 2nd Cousin 7X Removed

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