LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS

MURDER, MYSTERY, SPOOKY ARTICLES

INDEX

 

A Southern Citizen Murdered In Cold Blood (Malcolm Clark) ~ May 8, 1855

AKansas Girl Murdered (Carrie Forbes) ~ February 12, 1856

Policeman Curry Stabbed to Death ~ May 10, 1866

A Peculiar Accident & Death ~ March 25, 1871

Convict Thomas Waters' Suicide ~ October 2, 1875

A Dark Tragedy (M Maria Blackwell) ~ October 29, 1875

A Terrible Cutting Affray ~ January 4, 1876

A Kansas Murder (Thomas C. Thurston & W. W. Embry) ~ January 3, 1880

Premeditated Slaughter ~ October 20, 1884

Double Murder and Suicide (Mrs. Waddy & Mrs. Louge) ~ October 20, 1884

Lynchers Foiled by Death (Cyrus Lafferty) ~ October 28, 1886

A Leavenworth Mystery ~ June 3, 1887

New Clews Added (Mettman Murder) ~ April 1, 1890

A Leavenworth Woman Murdered for Money & Horribly Butchered (Mettman) ~ April 3, 1890

The Mettman Murder ~ May 1, 1890

Thought to be Murder ~ February 26, 1895

Arrested for A Leavenworth Murder (George Gruse/Sebastian) ~ December 18, 1896

Murder at Leavenworth (Frank Garrison & Frank Ulrick) ~ December 18, 1896

Killed His Comrade (George Murphy) ~ December 17, 1897

W. H. Stacey Kills Himself ~ June 15, 1898

A Negro Hangs Himself in Jail ~ November 13, 1899

Kansas Mob Burns A Negro At The Stake (Fred Alexander) ~ January 16, 1901

The Millwood Saloon Murder ~ March 16, 1901

The Prison Guard's Courage ~ November 17, 1901

Verdict of Murder ~ November 21, 1901

Mother Drowns Herself & Baby in a River ~ November 19, 1902

Guard was his Second Victim (Robert Stroud & Andrew Turner) ~ March 27, 1916

To Face Mother of Child Victim ~ May 5, 1916

Farmer Shoots Boy's Friend (C. Ray & C. Wilkes ~ June 20, 1919

Son Says Father Killed Sister, But Mother Declares Statement False ~ November 11, 1929

Leavenworth Officer Killed Three Weeks After Appointment (Bailey Bell) ~ September 17, 1922

Leavenworth Has Two Murders in Same Week; Husband Kills Wife & Woman Murdered in Argument ~ April 8, 1938

Two Shot to Death in Pistol Duel on Leavenworth Street ~ March 20, 1957

 

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