Lynching of Cute Cabiness

June 1, 1918

City: Dodge, Texas

County: Walker County

Race or Ethnicity of Victim: Black

Gender of Victim: Male

Age of Victim: Unknown

Alleged Crime: Alleged Threat, Family Feud

Manner of Death: Shot and Burned

Source of Information: NAACP 30 Years of Lynching

For more information, see: Jeffrey L. Littlejohn with Charles H. Ford, Jami Horne, and Briana Weaver, “The Cabiness Family Lynching: Race, War, and Memory in Walker County, Texas,” Southwestern Historical Quarterly, vol. 122, no. 1 (July 2018): 1-30.

Images

Map