Williamson County
Historical Commission


  Murder of Sheriff John T. Olive
by Jim Dillard
prepared for the Williamson County Historical Museum
a special thanks to Focus on Georgetown and Jim Dillard for this  slice of history


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The Murder of Sheriff Olive PDF file
Newspapers from across the state published accounts of the September 11, 1892, ambush murder of Sheriff John Olive.

And other excerpts from books by Jim Dillard

2-Minute Thumbnail History Stories
of Williamson County


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Biographical Info



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