Lynchings



    This list is not all inclusive. There were other lynchings which occurred where the victims are unidentified.



T18 Feb 1901T12 Jun 1903
VictimDateLocation
Adams, Samuel5 Nov 1903Pass Christian
Adams, Washington10 Jun 1938Columbus
Allen, George9 Sep 1889LeFlore Co
Allen, Sloan23 Dec 1893West Mississippi
Allen, Rev T A21 Mar 1935Hernando
Allen, Thomas11 Mar 1899McGee
Ambrose, Wood11 Jun 1906Prentiss
Anderson, Alex20 Mar 1898Grenada
Anderson, Dan20 May 1927Macon
Anderson, Grant22 May 1890Columbus
Anderson, Moses6 Apr 1899Brookfield
Andrews, Lucius24 Aug 1891Magnolia
Askey, Henry9 Jun 1900Mississippi City
Bailey, Joseph14 Jul 1914Cormorant
Banks, Parks22 Aug 1922Yazoo City
Barnes, Gloster23 Oct 1900Vicksburg
Barrentine, JohnLowndes Co
Bates, Bodie5 Aug 1935Pittsboro
Bedford, Henry24 Jul 1934Pelahatchee
Bell29 Jan 1922Pontotoc
Bell, Henry23 Jan 1907Greenwood
Bell, Terry20 Mar 1901Terry
Betat, Robert29 Mar 1895Bluff Creek
Betts, Jack13 Aug 1900Corinth
Biggs, Robert12 Oct 1889Hernando
Bolter, George11 Sep 1890Armory
Bowen, Keith14 Aug 1889Aberdeen
Bowen, Thomas29 Jun 1895Brookhaven
Boyd, Willis23 Mar 1899Silver City
Bradford, William16 Jun 1911Chunky
Brooks, Claude29 Jul 1938Canton
Brooks, Simon11 Jun 1899Sardis
Brown23 Dec 1920Purvis
Brown, Frank14 Sep 1900Tunica
Brown, Jeff20 Mar 1916West Point
Brown, William16 Feb 1891Roxie
Brown, William14 Sep 1900Tunica
Brownlee, Walter15 Oct 1913Hinchcliff
Bryant, Robert3 May 1903Vicksburg
Burns, Thomas3 Nov 1914Hernando
Burr, John5 Apr 1908Wesson
Burres, Swan11 Jul 1889Iuka
Burwell, Charles28 Jul 1895Meridian
Buskin, Robby9 Feb 1909Houston
Carr, Thomas30 Jan 1893Kosciusko
Carter, William26 Dec 1894Winston Co
Center, Richard8 Mar 1892Boyle Station
Centry, Henry6 Jul 1891Vicksburg
Chandler, William19 Jun 1895Abbeyville
Chaney, James Earl21 Jun 1964Philadelphia
Clarke3 Jun 1904Trail Lake
Clay, Lloyd14 May 1919Vicksburg
Clayton, Thomas10 Mar 1900Hernando
Cole, Same7 Jan 1898Pea Ridge
Coleman19 Dec 1926 
Coleman, Alexander3 Apr 1912Starkesville
Coleman, Lindsay19 Dec 1925Clarksdale
Collier, Mimms18 Nov 1896Steenston
Collins, Jennie30 Jun 1914Shaw
Cooper, James27 May 1897Hemlock
Costello, Spencer7 Jan 1895Flora
Crompton, Thomas25 Oct 1906Centerville
Crosby, Henry21 Sep 1913Louisville
Crosby, James4 Mar 1900Tutwiler
Crower, Henry6 Oct 1897Hernando
Crump, Stephen11 Sep 1890Armory
Curl, Elmer12 Jun 1910Mastadon
Curtis, Charles21 Apr 1891Liberty
Daniel, WoodrowMay 1958Yalobusha Co
Davis, Doc19 Jul 1892Jackson
Davis, Frank11 Oct 1908Lula
Davis, Joseph11 Oct 1908Lula
Dawson, Dee10 Oct 1908Hickory
Dee, Henry2 May 1964Jackson
Dennis, Robert4 Jun 1903Greenville
Dial, Viola5 Jul 1930Narketta
Diggs, FrankDec 1870Kewaunee
Douglas, Wallace7 Jul 1891Whitaker Station
Dukes, Bill15 Aug 1918Natchez
Dunham, Sterling26 Jun 1904Europa
Edd, G W7 May 1912Macon
Edward, William27 Mar 1900Deep Creek
Edwards, Sam17 Jan 1918Hazelhurst
Evans, Jesse16 Apr 1897Edwards
Evers, Medgar W12 Jun 1963Jackson
Felder9 Feb 1893Dickey
Floyd, Zed12 Sep 1900Tunica
Forman, Richard12 Jul 1893Columbus
Fox, Jim13 Jun 1927Louisville
Fox, Mark13 Jun 1927Louisville
Franks, Coleman6 Nov 1931Columbus
Fuller, William10 Oct 1908Hickory
Gates, William1 Jul 1891West Point
George, Kid4 Aug 1905Hattiesburg
German, Charles29 Oct 1907Belen
Giles, Neely15 Jan 1912Sucarnoochee
Gillam, Parry28 Jun 1897Aberdeen
Gillespie, Sam14 Jul 1891DeSoto
Gladney, Daniel22 Nov 1891Atlanta Co
Gordon, George1 May 1900Albin
Gordon, Joseph12 Mar 1909Greenwood
Gould, Wesley12 Jul 1898Leland
Gray, John18 Sep 1923Jackson
Green, James11 Dec 1905Boyle
Haines3 Apr 1897Belen
Hamilton, Mann14 Feb 1912Starkesville
Harrel, Frank9 Feb 1893Dickey
Harris, Burke19 Mar 1904Cleveland
Harris, Dave23 Apr 1930Waxhall
Harris, Henry19 Jul 1905Glendora
Harris, William25 Jul 1905Glendora
Harrold, Joseph26 Oct 1889Columbus
Hart, Charles22 Aug 1893Lyons Station
Hart, Mose20 May 1903Corinth
Hartfield, John26 Jun 1919Ellisville
Hayes, Stanley26 Jul 1899Brandon
Haynes, Van2 Jun 1917Columbia
Hempton, Pratt2 Jun 1917Columbia
Henderson, Peter20 Jan 1897Itta Bena
Henderson, William11 Oct 1895Jackson
Herron, Robert1 Jun 1889Eureka
Higgenbotham, Elwood17 Sep 1935Oxford
Hill, Alexander10 Feb 1915Brookville
Hill, Richard1 Sep 1901Philadelphia
Hilson, Eli24 Dec 1903Brookhaven
Hinks, Jet8 Nov 1906Lee Co
Hinson, Samuel16 May 1900Cushtusha
Hodge, Louis7 Mar 1891Louisville
Hodges, William2 Nov 1908Union
Holbert, Luther7 Feb 1904Doddsville
Holbert, Mrs Luther7 Feb 1904Doddsville
Hollins, John10 Jan 1903Drew
Hollinshead, T W28 Mar 1897Waynesboro
Holmes, Otto15 Jun 1910Durant
Hopkins, James27 Dec 1897Glendora
Houey, Smith13 Aug 1934Michigan City
Hurd, Howard16 Mar 1921Lake Cormorant
Husband, Patrick16 Dec 1907McHenry
Isham, Fred18 Feb 1901Macon
Isham, HenryMacon
Ivy, L Q20 Sep 1925New Albany
Jackson22 Apr 1926Poplarville
Jackson, Benjamin8 Sep 1893Quincy
Jackson, Green6 Feb 1891Greenville
Jackson, LutherOct 1959Philadelphia
Jackson, W J15 Oct 1908Hernando
Jacobs, Harry23 Nov 1920Tylertown
James, John10 Oct 1905Woodville
James, William14 Sep 1905Tallahatchie Co
Jameson, Forest6 Apr 1899Brookfield
Jarrett, Cato7 Jul 1903Stouts Crossing
Jenkins (a brother)10 Mar 1908VanCleave
Jenkins (a brother)10 Mar 1908VanCleave
Jennings20 Mar 1921Hattiesburg
Johnson, Charles17 Aug 1902Walnut Grove
Johnson, Edward20 Jan 1915Vicksburg
Johnson, Eli29 Mar 1931Vicksburg
Johnson, Frank10 Oct 1908Hickory
Johnson, John19 Jun 1892McComb
Johnson, Thomas24 Jul 1895Hattiesburg
Jones28 Jun 1910Braxton
Jones, Charles10 Dec 1897Weason
Jones, Charles20 Sep 1908Yazoo City
Jones, GeorgeSep 1903Mayersville
Jones, James1 Jan 1898Macon
Jones, Robert13 Aug 1934Michigan City
Jones, Walter28 Sep 1913Harriston
Jones, William6 Mar 1898Lake Cormorant
Jones, Winston5 Jul 1930Narketta
Kincaid, GeorgeCleveland
Lee, Rev George W7 May 1955Belzoni
Lee, Wesley11 May 1891Lowndes Co
Leidy, Henry10 Nov 1908Biloxi
Lemon, Moses9 Dec 1890Roebuck Landing
Lewis20 Dec 1900Gulfport
Lewis, Edward4 Aug 1905Hattiesburg
Lewis, Sherman23 Aug 1889Luccalena
Linton, George28 Jun 1894Brookhaven
Lockett, Pigg10 Sep 1930Scooba
Love, Joe8 Jun 1934Lambert
Luflore, Joseph21 Oct 1899St Anne
Luster, Prince11 Jul 1889Iuka
Magee, Port14 Aug 1892Westville
Martin, Burke2 Mar 1890Greenville
Martin, Dennis7 Dec 1890Roebuck Landing
Martin, James23 Dec 1899Bolton
Matthews, Warner1 Feb 1901Ocean Springs
Mayberry, Harvey3 Apr 1896Teysels
Mayfield4 Jun 1904Trail Lake
McAfee, Henry19 Apr 1900Brownsville
McCray family1 Aug 1901Carrolton
McDaniel, John4 Aug 1902Smithdale
McDaniels, Bootjack13 Apr 1937Duck Hill
McDowell21 Sep 1921McComb
McDowell, John19 Sep 1905Rankin Co
McEllee, Shug2 Jul 1927 
McGee, R D22 Jun 1935Wiggins
McGehee, Tom6 Jul 1938Rolling Fork
McGowan, Wilder21 Nov 1938Wiggins
McGregory14 Nov 1890Water Valley
McQuirk, Johnson16 Feb 1914Love Station
McTatie, Leon22 Jul 1946Lexington
Melton, Clinton3 Dec 1955Glendora
Meyer27 Oct 1907Carrollton
Miller, Mayshe25 Oct 1914Aberdeen
Minnifield, Willie29 Jul 1923Yazoo City
Mitchell, James21 May 1889Kosciusko
Mitchell, William16 Jul 1915Sardis
Moberly, Pierce25 Jun 1905Meridian
Montgomery, Horace11 Apr 1909 
Moore, Bert15 Jul 1935Columbus
Moore, Charles E2 May 1964Jackson
Moore, David14 Sep 1900Tunica
Moore, O7 Feb 1957Jackson
Moore, Reuben18 Jul 1933Louisville
Mortimer, Lewis12 Sep 1889Shell Mound
Morton, Dooley15 Jul 1935Columbus
Moseley, Judge7 Nov 1911Lockhart
Moses, John25 Jun 1897Crystal Springs
Muller, Horace13 May 1902Cookamie
Murdock, Ready4 Jun 1894Yazoo City
Myers, Allen20 Jul 1894Rankin Co
Nance, Allen6 Oct 1916Greenwood
Noark, Henry25 Jul 1899Hattiesburg
Ody, William15 Jul 1902Clayton
O'Neil, Thomas19 Apr 1910Meridian
Otis, William20 Sep 1899Rawles Springs
Parker, Mack25 Apr 1959Poplarville
Patrick, Daniel20 Jun 1899Scranton
Patterson, William19 Jul 1898Westville
Patton, Lawson8 Sep 1908Oxford
Perkins28 Feb 1889Port Gibson
Pete, Dago3 Jun 1900Tutwiler
Pettigrew, Robert12 May 1905Belmont
Petty, Sam24 Feb 1914Leland
Pickett, Theodore6 Jul 1894Jackson
Pigatt, Eli10 Feb 1908Brookhaven
Poe, David10 Mar 1908VanCleave
Pond, Augustus7 Jul 1894Tupelo
Pond, George6 Jul 1894Fulton
Price, William4 Aug 1901Carrolton
Rainsey, Arthur30 Nov 1891Meridian
Randle, HenryJul 1954Holmes Co
Ranston, Thomas10 Mar 1908VanCleave
Ratcliffe, Henry1 May 1900Gloster
Reed, C C23 Mar 1899Silver City
Rees, Alt1 Sep 1905Rosetta
Rice, John8 Mar 1892Boyle Station
Riley, Bush14 Jan 1904Tallula
Robinson, George15 Aug 1930Raymond
Robinson, John28 Feb 1892Shaw Station
Robinson, William17 Aug 1909Greenville
Robinson, William27 Jun 1913Lambert
Rogers, Joe8 May 1939Canton
Rogers, John4 Sep 1890Water Valley
Roscoe, Richard18 Sep 1933Minter City
Ross19 Mar 1921Water Valley
Russ, Ed9 Jun 1900Mississippi City
Sanders, James16 Jul 1934Bolton
Sawyer, Fayette19 Mar 1904Cleveland
Seybrick30 Mar 1894Fishers Ferry
Sharp2 Jan 1891Neshoba Co
Shelby, Allie W22 Jan 1965Flora
Sheldon (female)19 Jul 1924Meridian
Sherod, Will23 May 1927Braggadocio
Simmons, Rev Isaac26 Mar 1944Amite Co
Simms, David22 Nov 1905Coahoma
Simms, Sam8 May 1906Jackson
Singleton, Claude20 Apr 1918Poplarville
Smith, Alex21 Mar 1922Gulfport
Smith, D H22 Feb 1889Artesia
Smith, Frank11 Sep 1899Rosemeath
Smith, Henry29 May 1894Clinton
Smith, Lamar13 Aug 1955Brookhaven
Smith, Tooley5 Jul 1892Vicksburg
Spencer5 Jul 1920 
Stanford (brother)15 Nov 1889Hazelhurst
Stanford (brother)15 Nov 1889Hazelhurst
Stern, William6 Sep 1899Rosemeath
Stevenson, Cordella8 Dec 1915Columbus
Stevenson, George3 Jun 1890Hattiesburg
Stevenson, Louise28 Sep 1891Hollandale
Sullivan, Frederick24 Nov 1914Byhalia
Sullivan, Mrs Frederick25 Nov 1914Byhalia
Sykes, Henry23 Oct 1907Van Fleet
Talbot, Thomas31 Jul 1889Clinton
Taplin familyJun 1956Centerville
Taylor, John12 Nov 1915Aberdeen
Thomas, Andrew18 Jul 1895Scranton
Thomas, Clark28 Sep 1902Corinth
Thomas, Isaac8 Jun 1934Lambert
Thomas, Luke15 Jun 1894Biloxi
Thompson4 Apr 1921Langsford
Thompson, Nicholas1 Sep 1910Armory
Thrasher2 Feb 1922Crystal Springs
Till, Emmett28 Aug 1955Money
Towner, Sam15 Jul 1913Alligator
Towns12 Aug 1925 
Towns, Roosevelt13 Apr 1937Duck Hill
Trice, Andrew20 Jul 1907Olive Branch
Tucker, Jesse10 Jul 1904Houston
Tyrone, R J25 Mar 1935Lawrence Co
VanHorne3 Jun 1904Trail Lake
Walker, Monroe11 May 1891Lowndes Co
Walker, Mulloch11 Aug 1898Corinth
Wallace, Sandy18 Nov 1890Longstown
Waller, Thomas16 Dec 1897Brookhaven
Walters, Monroe2 May 1891Hudson
Wash, Howard17 Oct 1942Laurel
Washington, George16 Nov 1889Magnolia
Washington, Sam29 Jul 1907Vicksburg
Watts, James7 Jan 1898Pea Ridge
Webb, Willie23 Feb 1913Drew
Wesley, Thomas23 Feb 1889Port Gibson
West, Frank23 Dec 1899Bolton
White6 Dec 1898Tallahatchie
White, Holly10 Sep 1930Scooba
Wiley, Steve22 Mar 1931Inverness
Williams, Andrew7 Feb 1913Houston
Williams, John28 Aug 1908Ittababa
Williams, Lewis9 Jun 1894Hewitt Springs
Williams, WillSep 1903Centerville
Williams, William6 Oct 1897Hamburg
Willis, Pink16 Jan 1909Poplarville
Wilson, Minor23 Mar 1899Silver City
Wilson, William11 Aug 1899Port Gibson
Wimberly20 Jun 1921Jackson
York, Moses16 Apr 1900Tunica
Young, Ab12 Mar 1935Slayden
Young, Henry16 Aug 1905Lake Cormorant
Young, Perry27 Jun 1896Winona
Young, Wesley5 Dec 1906Valley Park
Youngblood, John20 Nov 1902Summit
Younger, George23 May 1906Columbus




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