Hi I saw your post and I am looking for information also. Judge Parker sentenced Sam to 12 months and Belle to two 6-month terms in the House of Correction in Detroit. Belle ate and chatted with her friends. By the end of the Civil War ,Wise Co. July was headed to Fort Smith for his horse-stealing hearing, and Belle was going to a nearby community to shop.
The grave is about 30 feet southwest of the cabin site. Help Please if anyone can! Has anyone heard of the name Sam Bass? Several times posses nearly caught them, but they always managed to elude them, escaping to Indian Territory. Middleton, who had probably met Belle earlier in Arkansas, was on the run for horse theft and murder. The next few years of her life are somewhat of a mystery. This amoral, amorous adventuress associated with the James boys and the Youngers.
We reconnected about two weeks early prior to our family reunion for the Thompsons. This, coupled with threats from friends of the man he had slain, caused him to seek a healthier climate. My mother said to me once that she is related to us. Grayson and his wife were hanged from a tree until he agreed to disclose the hiding place of his money. It is known that her father died in 1876 and that her mother sold the farm and moved to Dallas. I did however; live within 10 miles of where her parents lived in Scyene, Texas. He attained the rank of captain and the distinction of being much sought after by Federal troops.
Jim and Belle married in Collin Co. She had not profited from his ill-gotten gains. When Belle Starr declined, he later followed her. Hope to hear and I also wanted to reply to Betty Webster below 4. According to , her death was due to different circumstances. However, my family was from Jamaica.
Belle became irate when she learned that Pearl was pregnant. My father has 5 or 6 tin types of Jim Reed, Bell Starr, and their children that we inherited through my grandfather, he was cherokee and kept many family artifacts. If you are interested in becoming involved, we would greatly appreciate it. Watson was furious, but he accepted refund of his rent money and rode away. My great Aunt was Maxine and another aunt was Cecile Shirley. She was always called Pearl and she married Fred David Samuel on May 21st 1902 in Los Angeles, California. It is known that Texas, at that time, was a refuge for the dregs of society.
Her story was popularized by Richard K. Her grave site is near Eufair Lake, southeast of Porum, Okla. I had to mention the rumor that she was somehow related to Belle Starr and may have had Cherokee blood. July accused Watson of the slaying, as did Eddie. The businesses occupied almost an entire city block.
Harman; and Starr Tracks: Belle and Pearl Starr , by Phillip W. Hi all searchers of Belle Starrs Family. Latter married my grandfather Joesph Aaron Thomas. She hastened home, only to learn that Sam had been badly wounded. Watson Trilogy and now Shadow Country includes the story of E. Thanks, Sandy my name a jessica and I am related to belle Starr. He had a sister who became a madam of a house of ill repute, and a brother named Harry Shirley who lived in Hollywood, California, and was a barber to many stars over a long period of time.
She gave her daughter two alternatives. While living there, they went to Coryell Co. He had i believe 4 other sibling but it might have only been 3 because all i can remember is Cecil, Marvin and Maxine. She spent countless hours roaming the countryside with her older brother Bud, who taught her to be a competent rider and to handle guns. John Woodson born1586in Dorchester, Davonshire England. Residents were forced to take sides.
He threw down on West and shot him dead, but not before being fatally wounded himself. She was 6 months pregnant with her first child. Early in the spring of 1885, the treasuries of the Seminole and Creek Indians were robbed. The man that was with Belle when she was killed was Charles Mc Laughlin and he did not shoot her. She told us for years that Belle Starr was a relative. She had her photo taken on Saturday, May 23, 1886.