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  
Henry Burney Laurens CountyGeorgia January 131888 For theft
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
Tom Ruffin Dade CountyGeorgia March 81888 For attempted rape
Sam Long Colquitt CountyGeorgia September 51888 For rape
Bill Johnson Pulaski CountyGeorgia October 131888 For alleged rape
Allen Sturgis McDuffie CountyGeorgia June 31888 For theft
Henry Pope Chattooga CountyGeorgia May 11888 For rape
Bruce Younger Halifax CountyVirginia July 271888 For attempted rape
Smith Wythe CountyVirginia July 111888 For rape
Archie Cook Prince Edward CountyVirginia September 21888 For rape