WKYT - Men lynched on Frankfort bridge 110, 125 years ago remembered
John Maxey was born in 1884 and raised in Frankfort, KY to John H. Maxey and his mother Cordelia Maxey. He had an older sister. Alice Maxey. The family lived in a rented home
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Benjamin “Booker” Brame was born in 1891. There is no extent census or biographical information about his birthplace, his family, or his education.
On April 9, 1909, Brame, who was 18-years-old, was accused of assaulting and insulting a white woman, but the exact