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