Friday, September 9, 2016
June 14, 1876: Alfred Bodman
The Tennessean (Nashville, Tennessee) dated September 22, 1876:
LOUISVILLE, Sept.21.—Alfred Bodman, of Brownstown, Ind., was lynched Thursday morning while returning from Jeffersonville. He had threatened to kill several persons, and having already been guilty of murder, was lynched. No further information is known other than the fact stated.
Thank you for joining me and as always, I hope I leave you with something to ponder.