The Carroll-Cox Shootout & Assassinations

Written by Dr. Tim Hudson Brothers James R. and Albert A. Carroll, sons of John Carroll, Sr., who died while defending Vicksburg on 23 June 1863, settled in the Cecil Community north of Marion in the 1870s and began farming. The Carroll brothers both married and raised their families there in the 1880s. In addition … Continue reading The Carroll-Cox Shootout & Assassinations