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Geroge Washington Wheeler Loomis, Jr. (1823 - 1865)

"Wash Loomis"

Wash Loomis was the leader of the notorious Loomis Gang of the Nine Mile Swamp The Loomis Gang was a family of outlaws who lived and operated in New York during the early 1800s. They were known for t...

10/28/2009 2/6/2016

Herman Webster Mudgett MP (1861 - 1896)

"Dr. Henry Howard Holmes", "H.H. Holmes"

"Like the man-eating tigers of the tropical jungle, whose appetites for blood have once been aroused, I roamed about this world seeking whom I could destroy" H.H. Holmes D.O.B. : May 16, 1860 D.O...

11/21/2008 12/16/2015

Baron Albert Grant MP (1831 - 1899)

"Abraham Gottheimer", "Albrecht Gottheimer", "Baron Grant", "Baron Albert Grant", "Abraham Zachariah Gottheimer", "Albert Gottheimer", "Albert Grant", "Albert L. Grant"

Albert Grant 1831-1899 One of the richest men in England of whom you have never heard. He was once so eye-wateringly rich, he bought Leicester Square when it was under threat of redevelo...

11/29/2015 12/4/2015

Frank Lee Morris MP (1926 - d.)

""Frank"", ""Frankie"", "note: living status unknown"

Franklin "Frank" Lee Morris quick facts- Born 9/1/1926 Gallinger Hospital Washington D.C. Orphaned at or about age 11 His vocation was a laborer in shoe repair. Frank was also trained in Mechanical D...

10/14/2015 10/14/2015

Clarence Anglin MP (1931 - d.)

"note: living status unknown"

Clarence Anglin From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia It has been suggested that this article be merged with John Anglin. (Discuss) Proposed since October 2015. This article needs additional citati...

10/13/2015 10/14/2015

John William Anglin MP (1930 - d.)

"J W", "note: living status unknown"

John William Anglin From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia For the American Civil War sailor, see John Anglin (Medal of Honor). It has been suggested that this article be merged with Clarence Anglin. ...

10/13/2015 10/14/2015

Sarah Malcolm (c.1710 - 1733)

"Mallcom", "Mallcomb"

Sarah Malcolm From Capital Punishment.org Sarah Malcolm is the third in this series of educated, middle class young women who met her death at the hands of the “common hangman”. She...

10/7/2015 10/7/2015

John Wesley "Wes" Hardin MP (1853 - 1895)

"Wes Hardin"

John Wesley “Wes” Hardin (1853-1895), son of James “Gip” Gibson Hardin (1823 – 1876) and Mary Elizabeth Dixon (1826 – 1885), was a notorious outlaw and gunfigh...

3/30/2008 10/5/2015

Capt. John Scott MP (1634 - 1704)

Collections of the New York Historical Society ABSTRACTS OF WILLS ON FILE IN THE SURROGATE'S OEFICE, CITY OF NEW YORK , VOL. IV. 1744-1753. WITH LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION GRANTED 1745—1753. ...

11/18/2008 9/11/2015

Edward "Ned" Kelly MP (1854 - 1880)

A brief history of Ned Kelly and the Kelly Gang Edward 'Ned' Kelly was the first-born son of an Irish Catholic couple. His father was an ex-convict and mother a migrant. He was born in June 1855 and ...

8/24/2007 8/23/2015

Earl Walter Durand MP (1913 - 1939)

Residence : 1920 - Garland, Park, Wyoming, United States Walter Earl Durand (1913–1939) was a mountain man who lived off the land in the mountains of Wyoming during the years following the D...

8/29/2010 7/27/2015

Fred Deman Lawson (1890 - 1962)

Fred spent more than 25 aggregate years in prison due to repeated breaking and entering and theft. He was even caught trying to break into the store of his brother, Doctor Gilbert Lawson.Fred was event...

3/31/2015 3/31/2015

Humphrey "Wild" Kynaston MP (1468 - 1534)

"Wild Humphrey Kynaston"

Humphrey Kynaston (–1534), aka Wild Humphrey Kynaston, was an English highwayman who operated in the Shropshire area. The son of the High Sheriff of Shropshire, he was convicted for murder in ...

1/31/2009 2/10/2015

Palgrave Williams MP (1676 - 1724)

"Paulsgrave", "Palsgrave"

Palsgrave Williams was born in 1676.1 He was the son of John Williams and Anna Alcock.1 He married Elizabeth (?).1 Children of Palsgrave Williams and Elizabeth (?) Abigail Williams+1 b. 1700 Pa...

12/17/2014 12/17/2014

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia John Bradmore (- d. 1412) a surgeon, locksmith, coin forger, and author of the Philomena. Bradmore was the attending surgeon of future King of England, Henry V...

8/13/2014 9/30/2014

Garrett Brock Trapnell (1938 - 1993)

Garrett Brock Trapnell (January 31, 1938 – September 7, 1993) was a con man, bank robber, and aircraft hijacker of the 1960s and early 1970s. Trapnell robbed a string of banks in Canada, fre...

8/7/2014 8/7/2014

Thomas Dennison (1874 - 1962)

"Tommy", "The Highwayman"

In 1912 the 2nd Zeederberg Coach robbery took place on Pilgrims Hill. The Highwayman was Tommy Dennison. Dennison had come out to South Africa as a private during the Anglo Boer War. He was a bugler an...

7/18/2013 6/22/2014

PIERRE BASSON: 1903 Pierre Corneille Faculys Basson was posthumously convicted of murder in 1906. He was described by Inspector Easton, the police officer who went to investigate his death, as 'a scoun...

8/21/2013 6/22/2014

George St Leger Gordon Lennox MP (1845 - 1919)

"Scotty Smith"

Microfilm #1295252 Matrimonial Court Minutes Upington/Gordonia Marriage Affidavits Item 4: 1903-1910 Husband: George St. Leger LENNOX, Bachelor, Farmer, residing Lentlands farm, district of Gordonia ...

6/5/2014 6/6/2014

Alfred "Alf" Higgins (1832 - 1862)

"Alf"

Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel 1847–1868 Mormon Battalion Sick Detachments (1847) Age at departure: 15 Find a Grave Birth: Jul. 27, 1832 Huron Erie County Ohio, USA Death: Jun., 1862 R...

6/2/2011 5/19/2014

Gaston B. Means (1879 - 1938)

Gaston Bullock Means (July 11, 1879 – December 12, 1938) was an American private detective, salesman, bootlegger, forger, swindler, murder suspect, blackmailer, and con artist. While not inv...

5/15/2014 5/15/2014

Stephen Burroughs (1765 - 1840)

Stephen Burroughs was raised by a strict father, who was a minister in Hanover, New Hampshire. His father would whip him for misbehaving on a regular basis. Stephen was know as a "trickster." He was ...

1/23/2009 1/3/2014

Robert Luist Fowle MP (1743 - 1802)

Rare Fowle Declaration Being Auctioned Today Sunday, November 14, 2010 — Today the Boston auction house of Skinner, Inc. will sell to the highest bidder an original copy of the Decla...

12/23/2013 12/24/2013

3/25/2013 8/30/2013

Myra Maybelle Shirley "Belle Starr" MP (1848 - 1889)

"Duck", "Reed", "Younger", "July", "Belle (outlaw name)", "May (to her family)", "Belle Starr"

Myra Maybelle Shirley Reed Starr, better known as Belle Starr (February 5, 1848 – February 3, 1889), was a famous American female outlaw. Early life She was born Myra Maybelle Shirley (known...

11/29/2008 7/30/2013

"He never knew fear"--Cole Younger John Jarrette (1836-1868?) - Born in Kentucky, John married Mary Josephine Younger, sister to the would-be outlaw Younger Brothers. The couple lived in Jackson Coun...

8/17/2009 7/30/2013

Tom Pickett (1856 - 1934)

) Tom Pickett (1858 – May 14, 1934) was a 19th-century American cowboy, professional gambler and, as both a lawman and outlaw at various points in his life, was an associate of Dave Rudabaugh ...

7/29/2013 7/29/2013

Edward Capehart O'Kelley (1857 - 1904)

"Red O'Kelley"

Edward Capehart O'Kelley (October 1, 1857[2] – January 13, 1904) was the man who murdered Robert Ford, who had killed the famous outlaw Jesse James to receive a bounty. He was the subject of a...

7/29/2013 7/29/2013

George "Bittercreek" Newcomb (1866 - 1895)

"George "Bittercreek" Newcomb"

George "Bittercreek" Newcomb (1866-May 2, 1895) was an American outlaw of the American Old West. He was a member, first, of the Dalton Gang but after being called "too Wild" by Bob Dalton, he and B...

7/29/2013 7/29/2013

Tom Horn MP (1860 - 1903)

"Tom Horn"

Thomas "Tom" Horn, Jr. (November 21, 1860 – November 20, 1903) was an American Old West lawman, scout, soldier, hired gunman, detective, outlaw and assassin. On the day before his 43rd birthday,...

12/4/2007 7/29/2013

Bill Miner ("The Gentleman Bandit") (c.1847 - 1913)

"Bill Miner", "The Gentleman Robber", "The Gentleman Bandit", "George Edwards"

Ezra Allen Miner (circa 1847 – September 2, 1913), more popularly known as Bill Miner, was a noted American criminal, originally from Bowling Green, Kentucky, who served several prison terms f...

7/29/2013 7/29/2013

Dick Liddil (1852 - 1901)

James Andrew "Dick" Liddil (September 15, 1852 – July 13, 1901) was an American outlaw who was one of the last surviving members of the James-Younger Gang. Liddil is the name that appears on h...

7/28/2013 7/28/2013

John Kinney (c.1847 - 1919)

) John Kinney (c. 1847 — August 25, 1919) was an outlaw of the Old West, who formed the John Kinney Gang. Kinney was born in Hampshire County, Massachusetts around 1847. His family later m...

7/28/2013 7/28/2013

Francis Hopkins MP (1720 - 1779)

"The Tory Bandit"

Francis Hopkins was born 1720 in East Greenwich, Kent, Rhode Island and died 1778 in Washington,Virginia. He was in Newsbury, New York; Wyoming Valley, Pennsylvania, and Washington County, Virginia. Fr...

9/15/2007 7/27/2013

Marion Hedgepeth (1856 - 1909)

"Handsome Bandit", "Debonair Bandit", "Derby Kid", "Montana Bandit"

Marion Hedgepeth (April 14, 1856 — December 31, 1909) – also known as the Handsome Bandit, the Debonair Bandit, the Derby Kid and the Montana Bandit – was a famous Wild West outl...

7/27/2013 7/27/2013

) Robert Newton "Bob" Ford (January 31, 1862 – June 8, 1892) was an American outlaw best known for killing his gang leader, Jesse James, in 1882. Ford was shot to death by Edward Capehart O'Ke...

7/27/2013 7/27/2013

Charley Ford (1857 - 1884)

) Charles Wilson "Charley" Ford (July 9, 1857 – May 6, 1884) was an outlaw, and member of the James Gang. He was the lesser known brother of Robert Ford, the killer of Jesse James. After a per...

7/27/2013 7/27/2013

Reuben Houston Burrow (December 11, 1854 - October 9, 1890), better known as Rube Burrow, was a nationally infamous train-robber and outlaw in the Southern and Southwestern United States. During the ...

7/27/2013 7/27/2013

Billy Stiles (1871 - 1908)

"William Larkin"

William Larkin Stiles (September 1871 - December 5, 1908), better known as Billy Stiles or William Larkin, was an American outlaw in the Old West who, with partner Burt Alvord, led a small gang of tr...

7/27/2013 7/27/2013

Samuel Casey, Esq. MP (1724 - 1779)

Samuel Casey (1724-?) was born in Newport, performed the craft of silversmithing in Exeter, Rhode Island, and, when his house burned down in 1764, relocated to what was known as Little Rest, better kno...

4/4/2009 7/26/2013

Milton Anthony Sharp (1846 - 1907)

Milton Anthony Sharp (1846-1907) - Born in Lees Summit, Missouri, Sharp moved to California in 1869. No more than a teenager, he earned an honest living working in the mines around Bodie. However, when...

6/30/2013 7/25/2013

Oliver "Oll" Shepherd (1842-1868) - Born on November 25, 1842, Shepherd married Mary Jane Vance on February 2, 1860 and the couple would have two children. He fought with the Quantrill's Raiders during...

6/30/2013 7/25/2013

George Washington Shepherd (1842-1917) - Born in Missouri, Shepherd married Martha Sanders in March 1861. He fought with William Quantrill's gang of guerillas during the Civil War and afterwards joined...

6/30/2013 7/25/2013

Thomas Edward "Bud” Pence (1842-1880) - Born on November 28, 1842 in Clay County, Missouri to Adam and Ann Pence, he was the older brother to Donnie Pence and had at least 8 other siblings. Bud ...

6/30/2013 7/25/2013

Alexander Doniphan "Donnie" Pence (1847-1896) - Born on August 15, 1847 in Clay County, Missouri to Adam and Ann Pence, he was the younger of Bud Pence and had at least 8 other siblings. Bud and Donnie...

6/30/2013 7/25/2013

William Porter "Port” Stockton (1864-1881) - Born and raised in Texas, Port became an outlaw and lawman. He was the younger brother of more well-known Ike Stockson, who led the Stockton Gang, a ...

6/30/2013 7/25/2013

Isaac "Ike” Stockton (1852-1881) - Born and raised in Texas, Stockton was an outlaw and leader of the Stockton Gang of robbers in northern New Mexico. Making his way to Lincoln, New Mexico in ...

6/30/2013 7/25/2013

Pete Spence (Texas Ranger and outlaw) (1852 - 1914)

"Pete Spence"

Pete Spence (1852–1914), suspected of robbery in 1878 in Goliad County, Texas, changed his name from Elliot Larkin Ferguson. He was later a suspect in a stagecoach robbery outside Bisbee, Ariz...

10/5/2011 7/25/2013

James "Jim" F. Berry (1838-1877) - A member of the Black Hills Bandits who participated in the Big Springs Robbery in Nebraska, Berry hailed from Missouri. The son of Caleb & Virginia (Fulkerson) Berry...

10/5/2011 7/25/2013

John M. Larn (March 1, 1849–June 23, 1878) was a western American lawman and later outlaw who, with gunfighter John Selman, operated a cattle rustling ring in Shackelford County, Texas for ove...

7/19/2008 7/25/2013

) Roy Daugherty, also known as Arkansas Tom Jones, (1870 - August 16, 1924) was an outlaw of the Old West, and a member of the Wild Bunch gang, led by Bill Doolin. Born into a staunchly religious f...

9/26/2011 7/25/2013

Lonny Logan, aka., Lonnie Curry, was the brother of Harvey Logan, aka., Kid Curry. He was a member of the Black Jack Ketcham and Wild Bunch gangs. Lonny and his brothers, Johnny and Harvey, became ou...

9/20/2011 7/25/2013

AMERICAN OUTLAW As a teenager Cherokee Bill liked to drink and carouse. He shot his first man after a fistfight at a dance in Fort Gibson, Oklahoma, in 1894. During the next few months Cherokee Bill ...

3/24/2009 7/25/2013

Butch Cassidy was born Robert LeRoy Parker and was the leader of the Hole in the Wall Gang. Parker's first offense was minor. About 1880, he journeyed to a clothier's shop in another town only to fin...

10/9/2007 7/25/2013

Harry Alonzo Longabaugh (1867 - November 6, 1908?), sometimes spelled Longbaugh, born in Mont Clare, Pennsylvania, also known as the Sundance Kid, was an outlaw and member of Butch Cassidy's Wild Bun...

12/14/2010 7/25/2013

Al Swearengen (1845 - 1904)

Photo: the Gem Theatre in Deadwood, South Dakota in 1878. The man in the buggy on the left is thought to be Al Swearengen. Ellis Albert "Al" Swearengen (b. Oskaloosa, Iowa, 8 July 1845 – d. ...

7/25/2013 7/25/2013

Newman "Old Man" Clanton MP (1816 - 1881)

"Old Man Clanton"

Newman Haynes Clanton (1816-August 13, 1881) was a successful cattle rancher and the father of the four sons. "Old Man" Clanton was believed to be involved with stealing cattle from Mexican ranchers ...

10/16/2008 7/25/2013

Robert "Wood" Hite (c.1850 - 1881)

"Wood Hite"

Robert Woodson "Wood" Hite (c.1850-1881) was an outlaw and cousin of Frank and Jesse James. He was a member of the James-Younger gang, participating in a number of robberies and other crimes. He was sh...

5/7/2010 7/24/2013

) William "News" Carver (September 12, 1868 – April 2, 1901) was an American outlaw and a member of Butch Cassidy's Wild Bunch during the closing years of the American Old West. His nickname "...

9/19/2011 7/24/2013

Laura Bullion (member of the Wild Bunch gang) (1876 - 1961)

"Della", "Rose"

Laura Bullion (October 1876 – December 2, 1961) was a female outlaw of the Old West. Most sources indicate that Bullion was born of German and Native American heritage in Knickerbocker, near M...

9/19/2011 7/24/2013

Harvey Alexander Logan (1867 - June 17, 1904), also known as Kid Curry, was an American outlaw and gunman who ran with Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid's infamous Wild Bunch gang. Despite being les...

9/19/2011 7/24/2013

William Ellsworth "Elzy" Lay (November 25, 1868 – November 10, 1934) was an outlaw of the Old West best known as being a member of Butch Cassidy's Wild Bunch, gang, operating out of the Hole-i...

9/19/2011 7/24/2013

John Selman (November 16, 1839-April 6, 1896) was an outlaw and sometimes lawman of the Old West. He is best known as the man who murdered outlaw John Wesley Hardin Early life, service with the Con...

9/15/2011 7/24/2013

Nathaniel "Texas Jack" Reed (1862 - 1950)

"Texas Jack"

Nathanial Reed "Texas Jack" (1862-1950) - Hailing from Arkansas, Reed became a proficient bank and train robber in Indian Territory, claiming to have pulled off four train robberies, seven bank job...

6/30/2013 7/24/2013

Ben Kilpatrick, [member of the Wild Bunch gang] (1874 - 1912)

"The Tall Texan"

Ben Kilpatrick (January 5, 1874- March 12, 1912) was an American outlaw during the closing days of the American Old West. He was a member of the Wild Bunch gang led by Butch Cassidy and Elzy Lay. He ...

9/19/2011 7/24/2013

Occupation: Cowboy, and then a famous outlaw, known as Bill Doolin: (complete text) William "Bill" Doolin (1858 – August 24, 1896) was an American bandit and founder of the Wild Bunch, an ou...

6/26/2008 7/24/2013

Mannen Clements (CSA) (1845 - 1887)

"Manning", "Mannen", "Mannin", "Big Mannen"

Son of Emanuel Clements & Martha Hardin Clements. Wife Molly Ann Robinson. Emanuel Clements was also known as Manning, Mannen & Mannin. Emanuel was killed at the Senate Sallon in Ballinger, Runnels cou...

9/16/2011 7/23/2013

The Notorious Captain John Stone MP (c.1580 - c.1634)

The most authoritative biography on John Stone is perhaps compiled by the Stone Family Association: The Notorious Captain John Stone John Stone was the son of another John Stone of Bretherton, La...

5/14/2008 7/22/2013

Thomas Smith MP (1859 - 1895)

"Bad Tom"

From the Breathitt County, Kentucky, website: Confessed On The Scaffold: Six Murders Acknowledged By "Bad Tom" Smith Louisville Courier-Journal Jackson, Kentucky, June 28, 1895 "Bad Tom" Smit...

2/18/2009 7/22/2013

James Booker Mullins MP (1778 - 1870)

"Dr. Jim", "/Jim/"

From the family history of Robert Lintott and Opal Mullins: (Extracts from Common Law Order Book 1 of Russell County, Virginia, mts) September 19, 1837 The grand jury made the following other p...

7/29/2008 7/21/2013

Gravesite --- Apparently convicted alongside his father of counterfeiting U.S., Mexican, and Spanish coins in Virginia in 1837. From the family history of Robert Lintott and Opal Mullins: (...

5/8/2007 7/21/2013

Peter Mullins MP (1805 - 1889)

Apparently convicted alongside his father of counterfeiting U.S., Mexican, and Spanish coins in Virginia in 1837. From the family history of Robert Lintott and Opal Mullins: (Extracts from Common...

5/8/2007 7/21/2013

Solomon Mullins MP (1782 - 1858)

"Counterfeitin' Sol", "Money Makin' Sol"

Numerous indenture, probate and/or court records are in existence which document the fascinating and colorful life of David Thomas’ father-in-law, “Money-Makin’ Sol.” Afte...

5/8/2007 7/21/2013

Frank C. Stillwell (1856 - 1882)

Frank C. Stilwell (1856 – March 20, 1882) was an outlaw Cowboy who killed at least two men in Cochise County during 1877–1882. Both killings were considered to have been self-defense. F...

7/19/2013 7/21/2013

Johnny Ringo (1850 - 1883)

American Outlaw John Peters "Johnny" Ringo became a legend of the Old West because of his alleged involvement in the gunfight at the OK Corral and his association with the Clanton Gang. John Pete...

6/16/2007 7/21/2013

Thomas Talton Hall MP (1846 - 1892)

"Bad Talt"

From a Geocities archive (text truncated): By Nancy Clark Brown The saga of "Bad" Talt Hall begins with this 1892 article from an unknown newspaper: The most celebrated trial ever held in South...

3/22/2011 7/20/2013

Samuel Baldwin, Jr. MP (c.1735 - 1793)

"Baldwin"

parents: Samuel Ford & Sarah Baldwin Married 20 Jan 1757 to Grace Kitchell 1766 to a woman of Ireland Mary Wills Children William, b. ca. 1759; d. ca. 2 Jan 1793 Morris Co NJ; m. ca...

11/5/2007 7/19/2013

James Averell (1851 - 1889)

"Jim Averill"

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...

7/19/2013 7/19/2013

Samuel Ketchum (c.1860 - 1899)

Sam Ketchum (18??-1899) - Hailing from San Saba County, Texas, Sam grew up to work along with his younger brother, Thomas "Black Jack" Ketchum, as a cowboy on several ranches throughout west Texas and ...

12/18/2010 7/19/2013

"I'll be in hell before you start breakfast boys," announced Black Jack from the gallows. "Let her rip." Hard drinking Texas cowboy Tom Ketchum, along with his older brother Sam, drifted into outlawr...

12/18/2010 7/19/2013

Train and Bank Robber. The "Lieutenant" of the Sam Bass Gang. Called "Seab" or "Nubbin's Colt", he was born in Cass County, Texas. His father died when Seaborn was an infant and his widowed mother took...

9/29/2011 7/19/2013

Sam Bass: (21 July 1851 - 21 July 1878) Born near Mitchell, Indiana. After numerous 'money-making' ventures Sam had formed a partnership with Joel Collins and Jack Davis. After driving a herd of cattle...

12/24/2008 7/19/2013

John Harrison Younger (1851 – March 17, 1874) was an American outlaw, the brother of Cole, Jim and Bob. Biography He was the 11th child of Henry Washington Younger and Bersheba Leighton Fr...

8/17/2009 7/19/2013

Wikipedia Links Cole Younger James Younger Gang Famous Relatives Richard Henry Lee - Richard Henry Lee, Signer of the "Declaration of Independence", 12th President of the Continental Congre...

8/17/2009 7/19/2013

James Hardin "Jim" Younger (January 15, 1848 - October 19, 1902) was a notable American outlaw and member of the James-Younger gang. He was the brother of Cole, John and Bob Younger Life Born in ...

8/17/2009 7/19/2013

Robert Ewing "Bob" Younger (October 29, 1853 - September 16, 1889) was an American criminal and outlaw, the younger brother of Cole, Jim and John Younger , he was a member of the James-Younger gang. ...

8/17/2009 7/19/2013

Emmett Dalton (Dalton Gang) MP (1871 - 1937)

Emmett Dalton (May 3, 1871 – July 13, 1937) was an American outlaw, train robber and member of the Dalton Gang in the American Old West. Part of the ill-fated Dalton raid on two banks in Coffe...

7/25/2008 7/19/2013

William M. Dalton, called Bill Dalton, (1866–June 8, 1894, age 27–28) was an Old West outlaw, co-leader of the Wild Bunch gang which was also called the Doolin-Dalton gang, and was a br...

7/25/2008 7/19/2013

Famous Relatives Richard Henry Lee, Signer of the Declaration of Independence was Gratton Dalton's 2nd Great Grandfather. Biography Gratton Dalton, called "Grat" Dalton, (March 30, 1861 to Octobe...

7/25/2008 7/19/2013

Frank James MP (1843 - 1915)

"Frank"

Franklin "Frank" James (January 10, 1843 – February 18, 1915) was a famous American outlaw. He was the older brother of outlaw Jesse James. He was born Alexander Franklin James in Kearney, M...

10/1/2007 7/19/2013

Jesse James, American outlaw MP (1847 - 1882)

"American Outlaw"

Jesse James (Wikipedia) Jesse Woodson James (September 5, 1847 — April 3, 1882) was an American outlaw, gang leader, bank robber, train robber, and murderer from the state of Missouri and the ...

12/22/2007 7/19/2013

George Hildreth Devol (1829 - 1903)

George H. Devol was, by his own admission, "the slickest rascal on the Mississippi River." A sure-thing gambler, Devol spent forty raucous years on the riverboats, cheating, conning, dealing cold hands...

7/18/2013 7/18/2013

Victor Joseph Webb (1902 - 1993)

I met my Great Uncle Victor in his 88th year. Five years later, he was still 88; he printed new business cards each year and kept changing the birth year. As a child Victor Webb was probably quite a ...

7/11/2011 7/18/2013

Jefferson Randolph "Soapy" Smith II (November 2, 1860 – July 8, 1898) was an American con artist and gangster who had a major hand in the organized criminal operations of Denver, Colorado; Cre...

5/3/2010 7/18/2013

Frank McLaury (1848 - 1881)

Killed by Wyatt Earp, Morgan Earp, Virgil Earp and Doc Holiday in the Gunfight at the OK Corral, October 26, 1881 along with his brother Tom McLaury and Billy Clanton --------------------------------...

9/15/2009 7/18/2013

Tom McLaury (1853 - 1881)

Killed by Wyatt Earp, Morgan Earp, Virgil Earp and Doc Holiday in the Gunfight at the OK Corral, October 26, 1881 along with his brother Frank McLaury and Billy Clanton ------------------------------...

9/15/2009 7/18/2013

William Harrison Reno (b. - 1868)

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3/8/2009 7/18/2013

Frank Reno (1837 - 1868)

Profile photo from: Franklin Reno (Frank): Crime Figure. One of the outlaw Reno brothers, hanged by vigilantes in the New Albany, Indiana jail. Famous for the first train robbery, just outside Seymou...

3/8/2009 7/18/2013

Simeon Reno (1843 - 1868)

"Sim"

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3/8/2009 7/18/2013

John Reno (1839 - 1895)

""Trick" Reno"

from The Reno Brothers disliked school and resented their religious upbringing. John and Frank Reno started their criminal career by playing crooked card games to defraud travelers passing on the r...

3/8/2009 7/18/2013