Murder & Mayhem in Jefferson County by Cheri L. Farnsworth

By Cheri L. Farnsworth

Jefferson County, positioned in New York's attractive North nation, has a gloomy and violent previous. throughout the lengthy wintry weather months, it was once no longer the chilly that used to be feared, however the killers. In 1828, Henry Evans dedicated a criminal offense so brutal that the positioning in Brownsville remains to be referred to as "Slaughter Hill." A real-life "Little crimson driving Hood," eleven-year-old Sarah Conklin met anyone a long way worse than a wolf on her means domestic from institution in 1875. And in 1908, Mary Farmer, a stunning younger mom hacked her neighbor to demise and used to be despatched to the electrical chair. writer Cheri L. Farnsworth has compiled the tales of the main infamous felony minds of Jefferson County's early history.

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