Kentuckiana Genealogy: Newspaper: Five Badly Injured in Riot: William Law, William Weseman, John Weseman, Robert Baggerty and Edward Jones
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Knoxville (TN) Journal, January 7, 1891, p. 1. NOTE: Consider Baggerly as a spelling variant of Baggerty.
A FAMILY FIGHT
English, Indiana, January 6-Last Sunday night, during a religious meeting at West Fork in this county, a riot started among the adherents of three large families. Pistols, knives, stones, cudgels and fists were used, and five men are now lying at the point of death while others are seriously injured.
Those considered in a critical condition are: William Law, William Weseman, John Weseman, Robert Baggerty and Edward Jones. Some of them are very badly hurt. Details of the affair have not yet reached here.
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