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Richmond Whig
Richmond Whig
Contributed by Susan

Description: Suicide

Date: January 8 1855

Newspaper published in: Richmond, VA

Page/Column: 2


A short time before Christmas, a lady, the wife of Shadrack Barnes of Patrick County, committed suicide by hanging herself. No cause is known unless it was attributable to partial mental derangement. She had exhibited signs of mental alienation on several former occasions. She had numerous relations both in the counties of Franklin and Floyd.

Submitted: 10/06/14 (Edited 10/06/14)

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