THE LYNCHING CENTURY
AFRICAN AMERICANS
WHO DIED IN RACIAL VIOLENCE
IN THE UNITED STATES
1865 - 1965

From 1865 to 1965 more than 6,000 African-Americans died in racial violence in the United States.

This inventory includes the names of around 2400 of the African-Americans who were lynched in the United States from 1865 to 1965.

1865 to 1899

1900 to 1939

1940 to 1965

Alabama to Louisiana

Maryland to Wyoming

Source: THE NATIONAL LISTS