U.S. executions in 2009.
Numbering is from the first post-Furman execution, that of Gary Gilmore in Utah on January 17, 1977.
A total of 52 executions were carried out in 11 states during 2009, 51 by lethal injection and 1 by electrocution. 106 people were sentenced to death during this year, the lowest total in recent times.

All executions are carried out for 1st degree murder and use lethal injection unless otherwise indicated after the prisoner's name.
(E = electrocution, G = lethal gas, H = hanging, S = shooting)
Prisoner details (f) = female, (v) = volunteered for execution.

No.

Date

State

Name

Crime

1137

01/14

Texas

Curtis Moore

3 robbery/murder

1138

01/15

Alabama

James Harvey Callahan

1 - rape/murder

1139

01/21

Texas

Frank Moore

2 club fight

1140

01/22

Texas

Reginald Perkins

1 - robbery/murder

1141

01/22

Oklahoma

Darwin Demond Brown

1 - robbery/murder

1142

01/28

Texas

Virgil Martinez

4 inc. ex girlfriend and 2 children

1143

01/29

Texas

Ricardo Ortiz

1 - cellmate

1144

02/04

Tennessee

Steve Henley

2 elderly couple

1145

02/05

Texas

David Martinez

2 girlfriend and her son

1146

02/10

Texas

Dale Devon Scheanette

1 - rape/murder

1147

02/11

Florida

Wayne Tompkins

1 - rape/murder

1148

02/12

Alabama

Danny Joe Bradley

1 - rape/murder

1149

02/12

Texas

Johnny Ray Johnson

1 - rape/murder

1150

02/19

Virginia

Edward Nathaniel Bell

1 police officer

1151

02/20

South Carolina

Luke A. Williams III

2 wife and son

1152

03/03

Texas

Willie Pondexter

1 - robbery/murder

1153

03/04

Texas

Kenneth Wayne Morris

1 - robbery/murder

1154

03/10

Texas

James Edward Martinez

2 money dispute

1155

03/10

Georgia

Robert Newland

1 - rape/murder

1156

03/11

Texas

Luis Salazar

1 - rape/murder

1157

04/15

Texas

Michael Rosales

1 - robbery/murder

1158

04/16

Alabama

Jimmy Lee Dill

1 - robbery/murder

1159

04/30

Texas

Derrick Lamone Johnson

1 - rape/murder

1160

04/30

Georgia

William Mark Mize

1 gang murder

1161

05/08

South Carolina

Thomas Treshawn Ivey

1- police officer

1162

05/14

Alabama

Willie McNair

1 - robbery/murder

1163

05/14

Oklahoma

Donald Gilson

1 child murder

1164

05/19

Texas

Michael Lynn Riley

1 - robbery/murder

1165

05/20

Missouri

Dennis Skillicorn

1 - robbery/murder

1166

06/02

Texas

Terry Lee Hankins

2 step children

1167

06/03

Ohio

Daniel Wilson

1- burned woman in car trunk

1168

06/11

Alabama

Jack Trawick

1 - rape/murder

1169

07/09

Oklahoma

Michael P. DeLozier

2 - robbery/murder

1170

07/14

Ohio

John Fautenberry

1 - robbery/murder

1171

07/21

Ohio

Marvallous Keene

5 various motives (1000th lethal injection)

1172

08/18

Ohio

Jason Getsy

1 - contract killing

1173

08/19

Florida

John Richard Marek

1 - rape/murder

1174

09/16

Texas

Stephen Moody

1 - robbery/murder

1175

09/22

Texas

Christopher Coleman

3 drug related

1176

10/08

Alabama

Max Payne

1 - robbery/murder

1177

10/20

Georgia

Mark Howard McClain

1 - robbery/murder

1178

10/27

Texas

Reginald Blanton

1 - robbery/murder

1179

11/05

Texas

Khristian Oliver

1 - robbery/murder

1180

11/09

Texas

Yosvanis Valle

1 - robbery/murder

1181

11/09

Virginia

John Allen Muhammad

10 DC Sniper

1182

11/17

Virginia

Larry Bill Elliott (E)

2 Love triangle

1183

11/18

Texas

Danielle Simpson

1 - robbery/murder

1184

11/19

Texas

Robert Lee Thompson

1 - robbery/murder

1185

12/02

Tennessee

Cecil Johnson

3 - robbery/murder

1186

12/03

Texas

Bobby Wayne Woods

1 - rape/murder

1187

12/08

Ohio

Kenneth Biros

1 - rape/murder

1188

12/11

Indiana

Matthew Eric Wrinkles

3 - robbery/murder

 

Listings of all executions in 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007 and 2008.

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