Bernard killed,5-?-1780 Mr. Bernard; killed & beheaded,36.19102,-86.80603.
Where: 36.19102,-86.80603 Bernard killed
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- Albright, Edward, Early History of Middle Tennessee, 1908. P.73. Downloadable pdf.
Soon thereafter a man named Bernard was at work on his
clearing near what is now Beuna Vista Springs. So busily engaged was he with his work that he did not hear the stealthy
footfalls of the approaching savages. Creeping up to within
easy range the latter shot him dead in his tracks, after which they
cut off the head of their victim and carried it away in triumph.
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