A Partial Listing of Negroes Lynched in the United States Since 1859     Search   Export to CSV

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Name   City   State   Date   Year   Comments  
John Wilson Patrick CountyVirginia February 61886 For being a horse thief
S. Wilkinson Burke CountyGeorgia September 141886 For alleged attempted
Tom Tench Merriwether CountyGeorgia January 161887 For alleged rape
Reuben Hudson Dekalb CountyGeorgia July 271887 For alleged rape.
Will Hood Merriwether CountyGeorgia May 171887 For attempted rape
Reuben Coles Surry CountyVirginia July 271887 For rape
Ross Griffin Oglethorpe CountyGeorgia July 91887 For attempted rape
Lewis Edwards Wayne CountyGeorgia October 141888 For murder
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
Edward Clark Worth CountyGeorgia June 261888 For attempted rape