Coshocton Daily Tribune, Coshocton Ohio, August 18, 1910: MOB GOES AFTER COLORED BRUTE; AP: Hinton, WV, August 16, 1910: A mob of several hundred began a search of the mountains between here and Quinnimont, WV, determined to capture and lynch a Negro who attacked John Aliff and his bride. He beat the husband unconscious, maltreated Mrs. Aliff and then killed her. Aliff was fatally injured. The attack occurred near Quinnimont station, while the couple were on their way from here to Quinnimont. *Note; The couple had gone to Ohio to visit family after there wedding.
s/o Thomas Jefferson Aliff & Sarah Francis Hutchinson