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Melvin Abshire
Posted by: nina platz (ID *****0531) Date: January 12, 2007 at 00:37:48
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looking for melvin abshire died around 1910 1920,killed by the sherriff, after shooting at the sheriff this happen in wise co va known at that time frame as wild cat,va.all I know is what has been told seems like I can not find any imfo,on his death, I have been told he is buried in the old gibson cementery, in as what you call wildcat,before you get to big stone gap, he had a bar in norton,at this time, his brother charles lived in hawkins co clinch valley charles raised my aunt florence,she was melvin.daughter


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