Flora Rebecca Ligon

Above: Ligon, circa 1956


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: 1956 from Washington, D. C.
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date of Birth: May 27, 1914
  • Age: 41 - 42 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'6 - 5'7, 130 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: African-American female. Brown hair, brown eyes. Ligon may use the last names Green, Greene and/or White. Her nickname is Dan.
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: A blue jacket, a white shirt and gray pants.
  • Medical Conditions: Ligon has a history of alcohol abuse.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Ligon was last seen in Washington, D. C. sometime during the spring or fall of 1956. On the day of her disappearance, her eight-year-old daughter saw Ligon take some money she had hidden under the linoleum. Ligon told her child she was going to the store, and never returned. She has never been heard from again.

    Ligon may have traveled to Trenton, New Jersey or to the South Carolina cities of Greenville or Clemson after her disappearance. Her case remains unsolved.


    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Washington D. C. Metropolitan Police Department


    Source Information
    The Doe Network


    Updated 2 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated August 4, 2014; distinguishing characteristics updated.

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