Powhatan Pete (Misreported)

May 26, 1885

"Powhatan" Pete was a black man killed in Tennessee.

Some of the information below was misreported.

City: Brownsville, Texas

County: Cameron County

Race of Ethnicity of Victim: Black

Gender of Victim: Male

Age of Victim: Unknown

Alleged Crime: Theft

Manner of Death: Hanged

Source of Information: Tuskegee Files