State v. Andrew Baugh (col.)

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State v. Andrew Baugh (col.)
Case Date: 
1895
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Murder

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County:

Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
34
Notes / Description: 

The State charged Baugh with the stabbing murder of Jacob Marton, "col[ored]." The circuit court sentenced Baugh to 15 years hard labor in the state penitentiary. Testimony from local African Americans that mentions geography where they lived and worked in Williamson County.