Wilkes County, Georgia Newspaper Items Index
DEATHS / OBITUARIES
GENERAL INTEREST / SOCIETY
MARRIAGES / ENGAGEMENTS
James O'NEIL and Eliza T. FITZPATRICK are married in New York City. (July 1858)
- QUITE OLD ENOUGH TO MARRY.
The unlikely marriage of David DERRICOTT and Sophie CALLOWAY. Sept. 1885)
MURDER AND CRIME
- NINE WERE HANGED. « NEW (6/29/2005)
A look back at the trial of 1779 at which John BENNEFIELD, James MOBLEY, Dread WILDER, Joshua RIALS, Clement YARBROUGH, Edmund DORMEY, John WATKINS, William CRUTCHFIELD, and John YOUNG were convicted and hung for treason and others crimes. (June 1894)
- FLOGGED A CONVICT TO DEATH.
The death of Frank McRAE at the hands of Robert CANNON. (Apr. 1897)
- Georgia Murderer Is Convicted
Will TAYLOR is convicted for the murder of Jep DENNARD. (Nov. 1899)
- Execution of a Georgia Citizen.
Dillard HERNDON is hung for the murder of John LOVINGOOD. (Aug. 1900)
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