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Daily Report

Friday, October 28, 1859

Birthdays

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James Barton

Turns 23 on this date
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Frederick P. Beidler

Turns 35 on this date
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James Alexander Brandt

Turns 24 on this date
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Levi Coffin

Turns 70 on this date
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Anna Elizabeth Dickinson

Turns 17 on this date
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Isaac Dillon

Turns 36 on this date
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Dudley McIver Dubose

Turns 25 on this date
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Theodore Stanford Garnett

Turns 15 on this date

Events

Lawmaking/Litigating John Brown stands trial in Charlestown, Virginia
10/27/1859 to 10/31/1859
Slavery/Abolition Mob destroys the office of Abolitionist newspaper in Newport, Kentucky
10/28/1859 to 10/29/1859