John H Surratt

John H Surratt

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    "Mary Surratt [was] the boarding-house owner convicted of taking part in the assassination plot against Abraham Lincoln. Her boarding house was located on "H" Street in Washington D.C. She was hanged in the yard at Washington Arsenal Prison [and was] the first woman ever executed for murder in the United States."[Source] "Best Little Stories from the Civil War", C. Brian Kelly and Ingrid Smyer-Kelly, pg 162, copyright 1994,1998. Publisher: Cumberland House Publishing; Nashville,Tn.

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