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Description: Terence CONNER Executed For the Murder of James BOYLES.

Date: November 27 1752

Newspaper published in: New York, NY

Annapolis (in Maryland) October 26.

On Friday last Terence CONNER was executed here, pursuant to his sentence, for the murder of James BOYLES, in Frederick County in August last. He was born in Ireland, was of the Romish persuasion, and was attended in the cart and the gallows, by a Priest who convers'd with him in whispers for a short time. He behaved with composure and decency.

Submitted: 05/10/09

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