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Edmonia "Monie" Fletcher[1]

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  • Name Edmonia "Monie" Fletcher  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Born May 1877  Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Female 
    Court Case October 1909  Spotsylvania County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Tried for arson 
    Carried to Asylum 21 Dec 1909  Staunton, Augusta, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Edmonia Fletcher taken to the asylum for burning the Chewning ba 23 Dec 1909  Fredericksburg, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Person ID I6937161555  Our BIG Family Tree
    Last Modified 23 May 2022 

    Mother Martha Elizabeth Fletcher,   b. Jan 1846, Orange, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft. 1910, Orange, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 64 years) 
    Family ID F3089  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    Edmonia Fletcher charged with burning A.W. Chewning's barn
    Edmonia Fletcher charged with burning A.W. Chewning's barn

  • Sources 
    1. [S_1718526577] Ancestry Family Trees, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.), Ancestry Family Tree.

    2. [S_1718158808] 1900 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc), Year: 1900; Census Place: Livingston, Spotsylvania, Virginia; Roll: 1728; Page: 20A; Enumeration District: 0082; FHL microfilm: 1241728.

    3. [S_1718270432] 1880 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc), Year: 1880; Census Place: Linvingston, Spotsylvania, Virginia; Roll: 1391; Family History Film: 1255391; Page: 398C; Enumeration District: 137.

    4. [S_1718155753] 1910 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc), Year: 1910; Census Place: Staunton Ward 1, Staunton (Independent City), Virginia; Roll: T624_1650; Page: 14B; Enumeration District: 0121; FHL microfilm: 1375663.

    5. [S_1718148902] Virginia 1910 Census Miracode Index, National Archives and Records Administration, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc).

    6. [S_1718085599] 1920 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc), Year: 1920; Census Place: Staunton Ward 1, Staunton (Independent City), Virginia; Roll: T625_1916; Page: 17A; Enumeration District: 133.

    7. [S_1718153646] The Daily Star, VOL. XVII. NO. 80, 24 Sep 1909.
      ... Commonwealth v. Edmonia Fletcher for arson.
      http://news.google.com/newspapers?id=QfVNAAAAIBAJ&sjid=sIoDAAAAIBAJ&dq=edmonia%20fletcher&pg=3834%2C5060538

    8. [S_1718153646] The Daily Star, VOL. XVII. NO. 156, 22 Dec 1909.
      Sherrif R. M. Waller, of Spotsylvania, brought to this city Tuesday Miss Edmonia Fletcher, who was tried in Spotsylvania for burning the Chewning barn and found insane by the jury, and delivered her to Messenger Ficklen, of the Western State Hospital of Staunton, where she will be taken for treatment.
      http://news.google.com/newspapers?id=jPVNAAAAIBAJ&sjid=sIoDAAAAIBAJ&dq=edmonia%20fletcher&pg=3831%2C6755531

    9. [S1493683239] Newspapers.com - The Free Lance - 23 Dec 1909 - Page 3, (The Free Lance), Edmonia Fletcher taken to the asylum for burning the Chewning barn. 23 Dec 1909.
      https://www.newspapers.com/clip/44959822/edmonia_fletcher_taken_to_the_asylum/?xid=637