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Name Murdered In Date
Red SmithNaugatuck - West VirginiaMay/15/1892
2 Unknown NegroesWaniesdorf - West VirginiaJul/25/1902
2 Unknown NegroesLogan County - West VirginiaJul/25/1902
Alexander FootePrinceton - West VirginiaAug/13/1891
Anderson HollidayElkhorn - West VirginiaAug/2/1894
Charles LewisSutton - West VirginiaNov/3/1903
Cornelius CoffeeKeystone - West VirginiaDec/5/1892
Edgar JonesWeston - West VirginiaJul/6/1892
Frank BrownMadison - West VirginiaFeb/4/1903
Green McCoyHamlin - West VirginiaOct/25/1889
James SmithLogan County - West VirginiaMay/27/1892
John CarterHinton - West VirginiaJul/24/1889
John TurnerFayetteville - West VirginiaAug/30/1889
Mills LutherMercer County - West VirginiaMay/13/1892
Peter JacksonElkins - West VirginiaJul/25/1902
Rudolph ClementsWaniesdorf - West VirginiaJul/25/1902
T. WilliamsGlen Jean - West VirginiaFeb/7/1902
Unknown NegroBramwell - West VirginiaFeb/1/1896
Unknown NegroHuntington - West VirginiaOct/14/1910
Unknown NegroWelch - West VirginiaNov/22/1917
Walter JohnsonBluefield - West VirginiaSept/5/1912
William BrooksElkins - West VirginiaJul/23/1901
William CarrollWaniesdorf - West VirginiaJul/25/1902
William LeeHinton - West VirginiaMay/11/1900

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