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 Richard Coleman

Richard Coleman

Birth
Death 6 Aug 1899
Maysville, Mason County, Kentucky, USA
Burial Cremated, Other, Specifically: Burned At Stake, Maysville KY
Memorial ID 111812317 · View Source
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Richard Coleman, colored, the confessed murderer of Mrs. James Lashbrook, wife of his employer, expiated his crime in daylight to-day by burning at the stake after suffering torture and fright beyond description, at the hands of a mob of thousands of citizens.

NEGRO BURNED AT A STAKE; Self-Confessed Murderer Put to Death in Kentucky. THOUSANDS OF MEN IN THE MOB Prisoner Taken from Sheriff's Guard at Court House and Killed in the Daytime.


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  • Created by: R.C.
  • Added: 5 Jun 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 111812317
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Richard Coleman (unknown–6 Aug 1899), Find A Grave Memorial no. 111812317, ; Maintained by R.C. (contributor 47303570) Cremated, Other, who reports a Burned At Stake, Maysville KY.