Mary Caroline McQuarters Kennedy

1824 Mary Caroline McQuarters was born on 18 Dec 1824 in South Carolina, USA a child of William McQuatters and Mary A Lauhon McQuatters. 1850 Census Information: Caroline Kennedy was counted in the census on 22 Oct 1850 in Fairfield, South Carolina, USA as a 25 year old female, white. Also in the home was Edward A Kennedy, Mary E Kennedy and Robert Kennedy. 1860 … Continue reading Mary Caroline McQuarters Kennedy

Court Hears Part of John Rabb Case

Negro Accused of Murdering of H. T. Smith on Trial. ARGUMENTS HEARD TODAY Prisoner Testified That Officer’s Pistol Fell From Pocket and in Struggle It Was Discharged. John Rabb, a negro painter, was put on trial for his life yesterday in the Richland County court of general sessions, charged with murdering Hilton T. Smith, former city jailor and a fearless officer of the law, on … Continue reading Court Hears Part of John Rabb Case

Progress in Hearing of Rabb Case

Negro Accused of Murdering City Jailor Smith. EVERY POINT IS STOUTLY CONTESTED Story of City Official’s Death In Lonely Hollow Is Told. In general sessions court Thursday afternoon the hearing of the case against John Rabb, colored, charged with killing Mr. Hilton T. Smith, city jailor, on May 17th last, was begun. The selection of the jury was not completed until Friday Morning. Good progress … Continue reading Progress in Hearing of Rabb Case