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Thomas Shain
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Birth: unknown
Death: Jul., 1860

Collin County Deputy Sheriff
Date of Incident: Monday, July 2, 1860

Deputy Shain was shot and killed while investigating a recent rash of robberies. He had interviewed a farm owner and was searching the nearby area when he located a man feeding several horses. As he talked to the man he recognized a brand on one of the horses and attempted to place the man under arrest. The suspect produced a revolver and fatally shot Deputy Shain.

Deputy Shain had served with the Collin County Sheriff's Office for 2 years. He was survived by his wife and four children.

Source: ODMP 
Maintained by: Patty Hall
Originally Created by: M. Littlejohn
Record added: May 19, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19450459

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 Added: Sep. 25, 2011

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