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  • Nancy Ann Morris (1839 - 1904)
    Nancy Ann Morris (Allen)
  • Henry Dwight Morris (1834 - 1902)
    Henry Dwight Morris Name Henry D Morris Age at Death 68 Birth Date 1834 Birth Place New York Death Date 2 Oct 1902 Death Place San Francisco, San Francisco, California Funeral Home Halsted & Co. F...
  • John Wesley Smith (1815 - 1895)
    John Wesley Smith Rocky Mountain News, 11/16/1895 SMITH, John W. PIONEER OF ENTERPRISE Death of One of the City's Founders In Oakland END OF J.W. SMITH'S ILLNESS At the Ripe Age of Fou...
  • Bishop David Nelson Beal (1864 - 1946)
    Bishop David Nelson Beal Nelson, the fourth LDS Bishop of the Ephraim North Ward, Sanpete County, Utah, was born November 15, 1863, at Ephraim, the son of Henry Beal and Mary Thorp. He was baptize...
  • Edith Jane Reid (1869 - 1931)
    Judith Edith Reid (Spencer) Jane Edith Spencer Reid passed away on January 21, 1931 in Salt Lake City, Utah. She was born on August 9, 1869 in Pleasant Green, Utah to Hiram T. Spencer of Massachu...


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.