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Birthday
5, 1850
Birthplace
Cusseta, AL
Death Date
Feb 29, 1908 (57)
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
5, 1850
Birthplace
Cusseta, AL
Death Date
Feb 29, 1908 (57)

About

Sheriff who became famous for killing Billy the Kid and then writing about it.

Before Fame

He left home as a young man and found work as a cowboy in Dallas county, Texas.

Trivia

His story has become one of the most well-known parts of wild west folklore.

Family Life

His first wife, Juanita Gutierrez, passed away within a year of his marriage, so he married her sister in 1880.

Associated With

He dedicated more than a year of his life to catching Billy the Kid.