Deputy U.S. Marshal James P. Everette

Deputy U.S. Marshal James P. Everette

United States Department of Justice - United States Marshals Service, U.S. Government

End of Watch Friday, July 10, 1874

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James P. Everette

Deputy Marshal Everette was shot killed near Lynchburg, Tennessee, by members of the KKK. It is believed that he had fallen off of his horse and was injured when he was attacked and shot twice.

After murdering him, the killers destroyed all of the arrest warrants he carried in his saddlebags.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Location Tennessee
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Not available

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Many years of passed since you were taken by an evil, evil and hate filled organization, however, on this 146th anniversary of your untimely departure it's important to know that no passage of time will ever erase your service and sacrifice. Rest in peace always.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

July 10, 2020

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