John McCaffery Burial Site - Kenosha, WI
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member onfire4jesus
N 42° 34.397 W 087° 49.303
16T E 432561 N 4713757
Quick Description: This marker is located in the Green Ridge Cemetery at 6604 7th Avenue in Kenosha, WI.
Location: Wisconsin, United States
Date Posted: 9/4/2008 7:59:04 PM
Waymark Code: WM4M2H
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member The Cheeseheads
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Long Description:
John McCaffary was hanged in Kenosha on August 21, 1851, for the murder of his wife and buried here in an unmarked grave.
Public outrage over his execution resulted in legislation that abolished the death penalty in Wisconsin on July 12, 1853.
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