James Averell (1851 - 1889)

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Nicknames: "Jim Averill"
Birthplace: Renfrew, Renfrew County, ON, Canada
Death: Died in Natrona, WY, USA
Cause of death: lynched for stealing cattle
Managed by: Tammy Swingle (Tucker)
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James Averell was accused by Stock Grower Association leader, Albert J. Bothwell of cattle rustling, but Averell was innocent of the charges. Bothwell convinced other ranchers of his guilt and Bothwell, along with five other men, lynched Averell.

from: http://www.legendsofamerica.com/we-outlawlist-a.html

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1851
1851
Renfrew, Renfrew County, ON, Canada
1889
July 20, 1889
Age 38
Natrona, WY, USA
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Natrona County, Wyoming, United States