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  • Isabel Amelia Baldwin (1851 - 1938)
    Isabel Amelia Baldwin (Wheaton) Find A Grave Memorial ID # 125092392 Biographical Sketch of Isabel Amelia Baldwin (1851-1938) By Wendy Rouse, Assistant Professor, San Jose State University Founde...
  • Chief Justice Joseph Glover Baldwin, Sr. (1815 - 1864)
    Chief Justice Joseph Glover Baldwin Justice of the California Supreme Court, 1858-1862 Find A Grave Memorial ID # 131985787 Lawyer, author, and politician Joseph Glover Baldwin (1815-1864) was ...
  • David Barnard Baldwin (1828 - 1902)
    David B. Baldwin, 2nd child of Nahum Baldwin and Mary Barnard, was born on November 21,1828; married with Clara BROWN; and died in Idaho on January 20, 1902. 1850 Census for Manchester, New Hampshire:...
  • Clara E Baldwin (1835 - 1925)
    Clara E. Baldwin Brown (Smith) Find A Grave Memorial ID # 16397403 Name: Clara E. Baldwin Birthplace: Massachusetts Birth Date: 22 Sep 1835 Death Place: Whitebird, Idaho, Idaho, USA Death Date: 27...
  • Harlan Fairbanks (1840 - 1914)
    Harlan Fairbanks Find A Grave Memorial ID # 10310577 Son of Orrin and Nancy Winchester (Hartwell) Fairbanks. On 12 July 1861 Harlan, an axe-maker, mustered into service with the 15th Massachuset...


Designed to capture contributors and participants in America's expansion westward from the east coast. Including politicians, newsmen, explorers, founding fathers, frontiersmen, mountainmen, railroadmen, lawmen, outlaws, gunfighters, etc.

Notable people of the American Old West



  • Sacajawea, Shoshone guide and interpreter during the Lewis and Clark expedition


  • Annie Oakley, Sharpshooter and Performer in Buffalo Bill's Wild West shows
  • Nan Aspinwall Expert horsewoman, lariatist and sharpshooter, and oriental dancer, "Princess Omene"

First Settlers

Indian Raids - Native American or American Indian Raids



  • Bill Dalton - Wild Bunch Gang, Dalton Gang
  • Grat Dalton - Dalton Gang
  • Bob Dalton - Dalton Gang
  • Em Dalton - Dalton Gang
  • Bill Doolin - Dalton Gang, Oklahombres Gang
  • Black Bart - Robbed Wells Fargo Co alone.
  • Wes Hardin - Killer, expert shooter
  • Cherokee Bill - Cook Gang
  • Butch Cassidy - Wild Bunch Gang
  • Black Jack Ketchum - Ketchum Gang
  • Sam Ketchum - Ketchum Gang
  • Calamity Jane was a frontierswoman and professional scout best known for her claim of being a close friend of Wild Bill Hickok, but also for having gained fame fighting Native Americans.
  • Laura Bullion, was an outlaw and a member of the Wild Bunch
  • Rose Dunn, was an outlaw
  • Pearl Hart, was an outlaw
  • Etta Place, was a bank robber
  • Lillian Smith, was a sharpshooter
  • Belle Starr, was a notorious American outlaw


  • Sam Houston, Won at the battle of San Jacinto, was Texas State's first senator


  • General Ranald Mackenzie aka "Bad Hand" was a soldier who fought in the Civil War, earning the name "Three Fingers" or "Bad Hand." Following the war he served with great distinction in the Indian wars.