A Partial Listing of Negroes Lynched in the United States Since 1859

SOURCE: 100 Years of Lynching, Ralph Ginzburg, Black Classic Press; Lynching in the New South, W. Fitzhugh Brundage, University of Illinois Press


2162 records found
  (Total records:2162)
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 NameCityStateDateYear Comments
Tip Hudson (Hutson?) PalmettoGeorgia Campbell County March 161899
George Henderson Page CountyVirginia February 271905 unknown cause
Tom Pannell Pittsylvania CountyVirginia April 61891 reason unknown
Samuel Wood Scott CountyVirginia May 171894 reason unknown
Tom Smith Wilkes CountyGeorgia December 11888 Over a disputed debt.
Smith along with John
Coleman got caught in a
power struggle between
two white men over who
owned the sharecroppers'
cotton. One of the white
men provided the men with
guns to defend themselves
from a white mob who had
attempted to
John Coleman Wilkes CountyGeorgia December 11888 Over a disputed debt.
Coleman along with Tom
Smith got caught in a
power struggle between
two white men over who
owned the sharecroppers'
cotton. One of the white
men provided the men with
guns to defend themselves
from a white mob who had
attempted to
Alf Thurman Lee CountyGeorgia April 271899 For wild talk
Allen Sturgis McDuffie CountyGeorgia June 31888 For theft
Henry Burney Laurens CountyGeorgia January 131888 For theft
John Brown Jasper CountyGeorgia August 311902 For scaring a white
girl. Brown had scared a
young white girl when he
offered to conjure for
her. (Lynching in the New
South pg. 56)

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