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I looked in the index of my copy of George C. Wright's book, _Racial Violence in Kentucky, 1865-1940: Lynchings, Mob Rule, & "Legal Lynchings"_ (Baton Rouge & London: Louisiana State Univ. Press, 1990) -- no entry for "women" or "gender"... so looked through the appendices. In the first one he listed names, races, city/county, dates and reasons for death of people lynched in Ky. (at least 353). Of the 11 people with women's names listed (some just listed as daughter of.. or wife of..), only 1 was white - Mrs. T.J. West of Marion County who was burned to death in her home in December 1895 after shooting her lover, William Dever with whom she had had "improper relations" - openly adulterous In the list of legal executions (229 names), only two white women (both indicted for murder) were executed (Mrs. Wiginton in March 1891 in Montgomery County, and Bonnie Griffin in March 1939 in Estill County). The rest of the women Wright listed were associated with male relations and lynched and/or burned to death along with the men with whom they were living. - Cummins' daughter (killed with her father), Pulaski County, Sept 1868, no reason listed in the newspaper accounts - Mrs. John Simes (killed alone), Henry County, Sept 1870, because her hus- band was a Republican - Samuel Hawkins' wife and Hawkins' daughter (killed with Samuel Hawkins), Fayette County, November 1872, for being related to a Republican - Mrs. Ben French (killed with husband), Warsaw in Gallatin County, May 1876, for murder of "old" Lake Jones, favored black servant of a prominent white man - Phil Evans' wife, daughter, and mother, Bardstown in Nelson County, Nov 1893, for revenge on Phil Evans - Marie Thompson, Lebanon Junction in Bullitt County, June 1904, for the "murder" of a white farmer when she was trying to break up a fight between him and his son - David Walker's wife and children (shot and burned along with David Walker), Hickman in Fulton County, October 1908, for being in the house when the Night Riders came to punish Walker for "swearing at a white woman"