William Lawrence Sr. Omnibit 10-11-17

Tom Dula was a mustered-out Confederate soldier who was hanged for the 1866 murder of Laura Foster in North Carolina. He had escaped to Tennessee but a man named Grayson turned him in. In the accent of the region Dula comes out as Dooley. Poor boy.

William Lawrence Sr. Omnibit 10-9-17
Tom Dula

Tom Dula

 

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