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From: "Willie R. Beaty" <>
Subject: Re: [KYWAYNE] [CUMBERLAND-RIVER] Blevins/Smith Murder 1904
Date: Tue, 17 Feb 2009 10:26:22 -0600
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Correction of my query: Was Sarah Jane Koger, b. 1-19-1851, dau of William
Koger, born 1815 and Nellie C Wood, b. 1822?

Willie

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>
> This was Diances Isaac Blevins (June 15, 1845-December 25, 1903), buried
> at
> Hattie Blevins Cemetery, BSFNRRA, Scott County, Tennessee. He was married
> Sarah Jane Koger, about 1868.
> Their daughter, Mary Ann Blevins, was married to John J. Smith, (December
> 09, 1866-1949).
> Sue
>
>
> In a message dated 2/17/2009 10:15:24 A.M. Eastern Standard Time,
> writes:
>
> This old newspaper article was sent to me by Suzanne Shepard, CC for
> Adair
> Co KYGenWeb.
>
> Adair County News, January 13, 1904
> In a family quarrel in the southern end of Wayne county, J.J. Smith and
> his
> son fired upon Diane [sic] Blevins and his two sons. Blevins was killed.
> Smith is Blevins' son-in-law. At the time of the shooting Blevins was
> standing on
> the Tennessee side of the border and Smith on the Kentucky side. It is
> claimed that Smith cannot be tried in Kentucky for he did not kill any
> one on
> Kentucky, and that he cannot be tried in Tennessee for he was not in that
> state.
> Blevins' sons were both wounded.
>
>
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