The Divisive Death of Mary Phagan

Mary Phagan, ca 1913, Wikimedia Commons, Public Domain

Mary Phagan was born on June 1, 1899, to a farming family in Florence, Alabama. Her mother was the widow Frances Phagan; Mary’s father succumbed to the measles before she was born. The family found themselves in dire straits and moved to Bellwood, a suburb of Atlanta, Georgia. Frances ran a boarding house to make ends meet…

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Heather Monroe

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Welcome readers! Heather Monroe is a genealogist and writer who resides in California with her partner and their nine children. •True Crime• History• Memoir•

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