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The great hanging at Gainesville, Cooke County, Texas, October, A.D. 1862

Thomas Barrett

The great hanging at Gainesville, Cooke County, Texas, October, A.D. 1862

by Thomas Barrett

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Published in Gainesville, Tex .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gainesville (Tex.) -- History.,
  • Texas -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.,
  • Cooke County (Tex.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.

  • Edition Notes

    Typewritten copy of pamphlet published 1885.

    Statementby Thomas Barrett.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination56 p. :
    Number of Pages56
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22899587M

    1. CHAPTER I. Organization of Regiment—Camp at Readville—Departure for New York. At the time (August 4th, ) a draft was ordered by President Lincoln for three hundred thousand militia to serve for a period of nine months, Colonel Isaac S. Burrell was in command of the Second Regiment, Massachusetts Volunteer Militia—an old militia organization of the State. I was called to Merkel, Texas, on Sunday, September 9, to preach the funeral of Sister O. J. Adcock, Sr., wife of one of the elders of the church. It was my happy privilege to labor with the church in Merkel for almost two years, and I learned to love and respect the deceased very much.

      J AMES McCLURE, the founder of the family in Augusta county, was born in the north of Ireland about , came to America with his wife, Agnes, and five children, and settled in Long Meadow on Middle River of the Shenandoah, about five miles north of Fishersville. The first mention of his name is found in Hume's Old Field Book, p "survey for James McClure, corner to Jno. Genealogy Report (Custom) Descendants of John Stuart. Generation One. 1. John 1 Stuart 1 was born circa in Dunblane, Perthshire, Scotland. 1. Children of John 1 Stuart and an unknown spouse were as follows. i. Robert 2 was born circa 2; 2. ii. John, born circa in Ireland; married Sarah (--?--); married Mary Shaw.; iii. Mary 2 was born circa in Ireland. 2.

    Indenture, October 5, of Robert Gordon, Powhatan County, to James Lyle, Chesterfield County, for land in Powhatan and Bedford counties and five slaves. This copy was used as evidence in the suit of Lyle V. Gordon in the Superior Court of Chancery for the Richmond Circuit, January In he started his present store, carrying a small stock of general merchandise valued at about $1, He also owns acres of land in this county, and forty acres in St. Francis County. Mr. Casbeer was born in St. Francis County, Octo , being a son of Thomas M. and Martha A. (May).


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The great hanging at Gainesville, Cooke County, Texas, October, A.D. 1862 by Thomas Barrett Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Thomas Barrett, "The Great Hanging at Gainesville, Cooke County, Texas, October, A.D. ," The great hanging at Gainesville, Texas: January, ; Old West Magazine, pagesSummerNote: Original pamphlet was written in Its author, Thomas Barrett, was on the Cooke County jury that found 42 men guilty of conspiracy against the Confederacy in the Fall of 4.

Thomas Barrett, "The Great Hanging at Gainesville, Cooke County, Texas, October, A.D. ," Gainesville, Texas: January, ; Old West Magazine, pagesSummerNote: Original pamphlet was written in Its author, Thomas Barrett, was on the Cooke County jury that found 42 men guilty of conspiracy against the Confederacy in the Fall of Full text of "Account of the great hanging at Gainesville, " See other formats.

The Great Hanging at Gainesville, Cooke County, Texas October, A. [Thomas. Barrett, H. Bailey Carroll] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers 5/5(1). The great hanging at Gainesville, the accounts of Thomas Barrett and George Washington Diamond. Cooke County, Texas, October, A.D. Gainesville, Tex.: [s.n.], and republished in Austin, Tex.

by the Texas State Historical Association, Diamond's account originally prepared in manuscript form ca. ; first book. Get this from a library. The great hanging at Gainesville, Cooke County, Texas, October, A.D.

[Thomas Barrett; Texas State Historical Association.]. Thomas Barrett, The Great Hanging at Gainesville, Cooke County Texas, October, A. (Gainesville, ). An ex-tremely rare item of Texana, it was reprinted in by the Texas State Historical Association. Soon after the "Great Hanging," George Washington Diamond, a newspaper editor and publisher of Henderson, who had joined.

The Great Hanging at Gainesville, Cooke Country Texas, October, A. By Thomas Barrett. One of the Jurors empaneled to investigate and decide on what tuas to be done with those men, in which a history of the whole affair is given in detail with the.

THE GREAT HANGING AT GAINESVILLE, COOKE COUNTY, TEXAS. Gainesville, Texas: January, By Thomas Barrett. The end papers and paste downs have no writing, markings, tears or creases. A REPRINT BY THE TEXAS STATE HISTORICAL Rating: % positive. Thomas Barrett, author of The great hanging at Gainesville, Cooke County, Texas, October, A.D.on LibraryThing LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site.

The Great Hanging at Gainesville, Cooke County, Texas, October, A.D. Austin: Texas State Historical Association, [8] 34 pp., facsimile, portrait, endpaper maps. Small 4to, original cream cloth. Lower cover and spine lightly foxed, a very few scattered fox. The Great Hanging at Gainesville, Cooke County, Texas, October, A.D., By Thomas Barrett, one of the jurors empaneled to inves-tigate and decide on what was to be done with those men, in which a history of that whole affair is given in detail with the consequences resulting from it.

Gainesville, Texas: January, I1., 31p. 2ocm. ppw. I was told he was lynched in the Great Hangings of Cooke County, Texas. The name of a book Tainted Dove was given to me. Where would I find this book or any articles on this hanging. DATE: Thu Aug 26 NAME: Neva Robertson EMAIL: [email protected] NOTE: rd Harrah,Ok SURNAMES: BRIDGES AND SELBY.

In Octoberapproximately settlers in and around Cooke County on the Red River were arrested by the 11th Texas Cavalry led by Colonel William C.

Young on the orders of Colonel James Bourland, Confederate Provost Marshal for northern Texas. He came to Lamar county, Texas between and from Jackson county, Alabama.

Francis (Frank) Cloud was living in Jackson County in His name was entered in the records of Jackson Count y, AL Probate (Orphans) Court, -page   Cooke County in Texas was one such community.

David Leffel was one of forty-two Union sympathizing citizens of North Texas who were charged with disloyalty and treason against the Confederacy by a 'Citizens Court' in Gainesville, Cooke County in October and then hanged in the Great Hanging at Gainesville.

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In Octoberapproximately settlers in and around Cooke County on the Red River were arrested by the 11th Texas Cavalry led by Colonel William C. Young on the orders of Colonel James Bourland, Confederate Provost Marshal for northern Texas. "Great Hanging at Gainesville". Handbook of Texas Online.

Texas State Historical Association. Miles – discharged inafter the war served as Sheriff of Fort Bend County, and was killed by a Negro at Richmond. Nelson – transferred to 7th Texas Infantry, and discharged in Robert O'Brien – Jackson County. Tom O'Brien – Jackson County.

Call Number: Sec. A. Letters to Eglantine Agours (or Agurs) from relatives in Tennessee, Texas, and South Carolina, containing chiefly family news, but with some references to secession, civilian and military life in the South, the battle of Shiloh, the 12th Regiment of Tennessee Volunteers, and Reconstruction in South Carolina.Full text of "Pioneer history of Wise County; from red men to railroads--twenty years of intrepid history" See other formats.Annotated and illustratedThe Great Hanging at Gainesville, Cooke County, Texas occurred during the Civil War and has been called the largest single outbreak of vigilante violence in .