The  Indianapolis  Star
May 21, 1923
Page 21
          Shelbyville, Ind., May 20--- Mrs. Jessie Lynch, 26 years old, shot herself with a revolver at her home here yesterday, in a suicide attempt, and is in critical condition.  She is the wife of  Arthur Lynch,  saw mill operator here, who states that despondency over ill health caused the act.  Mrs. Lynch was alone at the time.  The bullet passed through her left lung above the heart.  The shot was fired in an upstairs room of the house and Mrs. Lynch succeeded in reaching the front veranda of the house, where she fell screaming to the floor.
Contributed by Janet McColley Franklin

The  Shelbyville  Democrat
October 8, 1891
Page 1
          Barns belonging to  Johanna Lynch  and  Jacob Rudick, near Seymour, were burned by incendiaries Saturday night.
Contributed by Susan Kelley

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