All Documented Biographies

Baker, Ernest

Trigg: 01/21/1906    Ernest Baker was an African American man born in October of 1879 to Pryn and Josephine Baker. He lived his life entirely in North Cadiz, Trigg County,...

Brame, Benjamin “Booker”

Trigg: 04/09/1909    Benjamin “Booker” Brame was born in 1891. There is no extent census or biographical information about his birthplace, his family, or his education...

Colson, Abithal (aka Bithael Colson) and Smith, Mollie (aka Maud Smith)

Trigg: 06/28/1895    Abithal Colson and Maud “Mollie” Smith were white lynching victims in Trigg County, Kentucky on June 28, 1895. As a white male lynching victim in ...

Miller, Wallace (or Wallis)

Trigg: 08/09/1909    Wallace Miller was a black teenager born in February of 1891 in the state of Kentucky. He resided in Cadiz, located in Trigg County, Kentucky, with s...

Colson, Abithal (aka Bithael Colson) and Smith, Mollie (aka Maud Smith)

Trigg: 06/28/1895    Abithal Colson and Maud “Mollie” Smith were white lynching victims in Trigg County, Kentucky on June 28, 1895. As a white male lynching victim in ...

Weaver, Tom

Trigg: 03/24/1908    Tom Weaver was an African American man born in Kentucky in January 1868. He moved around adjacent counties, and according to the 1900 Census, he resid...