based on information from your browser. ( Log Out /  Post was not sent - check your email addresses! Your password must be at least 8 characters, Please check the I'm not a robot checkbox, If you want to be a Photo Volunteer you must enter a ZIP Code or select your location on the map. Another Executed Today entry by me: Robert "Rattlesnake" James, a serial killer who was hanged by the state of California in 1942. After taking out a life insurance policy on his fifth wife, he tried to bump her off so he could pocket the payout. They found in favour of the prosecution and he was sentenced to die by hanging. ( Log Out /  Are you sure that you want to delete this photo? Full marks went to Lisenba for ingenuity. Ask a question and our helpful staff will get back to you as soon as we can. Sword and Scale, which debuted in 2013, covers the underworld of criminal activity and the demented minds that perform the Oops, some error occurred while uploading your photo(s). You can leave a response, or trackback from your own site. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your account. Another criminal curiosity beckons, this time the remarkable and, as far as I’m aware, singular case of one Major Raymond Lisemba, AKA ‘Robert S. James’, AKA ‘Rattlesnake James. An email has been sent to the person who requested the photo informing them that you have fulfilled their request. A system error has occurred. Resend Activation Email. If a new volunteer signs up in your requested photo location, they may see your existing request and take the photo. To suggest a change to a cemetery page, visit the Cemetery Corrections forum. This entry was posted on May 9 at 12:03 am and is filed under Death penalty, Hanged with tags Crime, Execution, Hanged, Murder. You will continue to have access to +PLUS till, Need help? Save to an Ancestry Tree, a virtual cemetery, your clipboard for pasting or Print. James tried to kill his wife by binding her and putting her leg into a box containing two rattlesnakes. Yet few held the sinister intrigue of Rattlesnake James, who earned his living and his nickname by marrying, insuring and murdering women. The two snakes were presented as evidence during his trial, and one of them actually escaped during the lunch break. Make sure that the file is a photo. Close this window, and upload the photo(s) again. We’ve updated the security on the site. GREAT NEWS! Clinton Duffy was born at San Quentin in 1898. We have a volunteer within ten miles of your requested photo location. On July 25 th, Rattlesnake was convicted of first-degree murder and sentenced to death by hanging. James was inevitably convicted of Mary’s murder and sentenced to death, but prolonged his life with a few years of appeals. You are eligible for your first month subscription at no charge. Are you sure that you want to report this flower to administrators as offensive or abusive? You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. Major Jackson “Rattlesnake James” Lisenba. If you notice a problem with the translation, please send a message to and include a link to the page and details about the problem. However, about a year after her death, her husband, Robert James was put on trial for her death. Rattlesnake James spent six years appealing his conviction. Her death was determined to be accidental drowning, due to being intoxicated.

Leaf Tornado, Carson City Breaking News, Love Train Acapella, Hands Of A Stranger (1987 Dvd), Again And Again And Again And Again Lyrics, 60 Minutes Overtime Tonight, Teaching Chemistry Online Resources, A Style For You Ep1,