William Harrison Bonney

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William Harrison Bonney

Birthplace: Lyons, Wayne, NY
Death: Died in Coffeyville, Montgomery, KS
Immediate Family:

Son of Levi Bonney and Rhoda Bonney
Father of William Henry "Billy the Kid" Bonney and Katherine Bonney
Brother of Orrin Bonney; Orris Bonney and Harriett Bonney

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About William Harrison Bonney

Genealogists have been confused by the ancestry of Billy the Kid. Some believe William Harrison Bonney is his father, others believe he is the grandfather. And others don't believe he's part of his paternal lineage at all, claiming his ancestry could be through a paternal McCarty or a McCarthy.

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William Harrison Bonney's Timeline

Lyons, Wayne, NY
Age 56
New York, NY, USA
Age 59
Coffeyville, Montgomery, KS