Pearsall, James(born: 1889 - died: 1906) "James Pearsall, a young black teen, was legally lynched within the bounds of Fayette County. The cause of the crime was criminal assault on a white woman and her husband." ~ Paul Pendergast
*See the attached paper by Paul Pendergast.
- Pearsall v Commwealth. The Southwestern Reporter, v.92 [online at Google Books].
- "James Persall" in Legal Executions in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky and Missouri by D. A. Hearn.