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John W. Cannon
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Birth: Feb. 26, 1905
Death: Mar. 31, 1933

Son of Joseph Cannon & Sarah Lynch. He died single & was murdered. Several articles were written about it over the years, called "the Cannon Murders." Many theories abound, the safe was emptied, & it is still considered an unsolved mystery today. Ben & Willis were brothers. Thomas & Bill their nephews. 
Family links: 
  Joseph Cannon (1877 - 1959)
  Sarah Lynch Cannon (1881 - 1955)
  Pearl Cannon Acree (1901 - 1989)*
  John W. Cannon (1905 - 1933)
  Lina Blanche Cannon Kidd (1909 - 1999)*
  Joe Cyphus Cannon (1914 - 1968)*
  Charles Edward Cannon (1918 - 1966)*
*Calculated relationship
Cannon family cemetery
Mecklenburg County
Virginia, USA
Created by: Julie Cabitto
Record added: Jul 21, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 114124293
John W. Cannon
Added by: KimTisha
John W. Cannon
Added by: Julie Cabitto
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