Bessie Cabiness (Misreported)

June 1, 1918

Bessie Cabiness was shot on June 1, 1918, along with the other members of her family. But, she was not killed.

Some of the information below was misreported.

City: Dodge, Texas

County: Walker County

Race or Ethnicity of Victim: Black

Gender of Victim: Female

Age of Victim: Unknown

Alleged Crime: Alleged Threat, Family Feud

Manner of Death: Shot but not killed

Source of Information: NAACP 30 Years of Lynching