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Halderman - An outlaw, he was hanged with his brother Tom in
November 16, 1900
for killing a man.
Halderman - An outlaw, he was hanged with his brother Bill in Tombstone,
November 16, 1900
for killing a man.
Hale - A murderer in
Jack" - An outlaw, he was lynched near Yellowstone by the
Montana Stranglers in 1884 for rustling cattle.
Hall - An Arizona outlaw, he was the first prisoner
of Yuma Prison in 1875.
Hall, aka: The Prowler, John Collins, Sam Collins (18??-1935) -
A former John Kinney Gang member, he
Charles "Tex" Hall - Rustled cattle near Hillsboro, New Mexico in 1877.
Hampton (1868-1887) - An 18 year-old
Indian Territory, he
killed a farmer and was hanged at
on January 17, 1887.
Charley Jones, Deaf
An outlaw and the last and toughest of Butch Cassidy's Wild Bunch. He
robbed trains in
and New Mexico from the 1880s. He was killed
in 1902 by Sheriff Pink Taylor after killing a lawman.
John Wesley (Wes) Hardin (1853-1895) - Known as
Texas’ most deadly gunman, Hardin killed over thirty people. After spending 18 years in prison,
was shot and killed on
August 19, 1895 by
"Joe” Hardin - The brother of John Wesley Hardin, he was also an outlaw
and was lynched in June, 1874.
Hardin - An outlaw charged with conspiracy in the murder of Bud Frazer,
who was killed by Jim Miller in 1893.
Jefferson Harlin, aka: Off Wheeler - An outlaw, Harlin was one of the
many run out of Las Vegas, New Mexico.
Harmon - An outlaw, he was shot and killed by Gabriel Gonzolez ten years
after Harmon killed Deputy Sheriff Esteban Trujillo on
January 22, 1897.
Augustin Harmon - A gunman, Harmon was sentenced to twenty-five years in
prison for killing Ricardo Lovato of Springer, New Mexico.
- Murderous outlaws who operated in
in the late 1700s, they are said to have been America's first serial
Harper - An outlaw and member of the Plummer gang, was hanged at
Florence, Idaho, in 1891.
Charles A. "Jack” Harris
- A saloon keeper
and highwayman, Jack Harris paraded as a good citizen but, was secretly
robbing stage coaches in Nevada.
Edward Hart - A former John Kinney Gang member, he
Lincoln County War Afterwards, he joined
Selman’s Scouts, a vicious gang who terrorized the county. He was shot and killed by John Selman in Lincoln County
in September 1878 for allegedly attempting to assume the role of gang
Foot Hartnett - An
outlaw, he was lynched by the
Montana Stranglers in
Pearl Hart, aka: Pearl Bywater, Pearl Taylor, Mrs. L.P. Keele
Hart was one of the only female stagecoach robbers in
L. B. Hasbrouck (18??-1874) - Horse thief
lynched in Kansas.
Hasley - An
outlaw, he killed several men and joined the war against the
Texas reconstructionists in Bell County.
Hawkins - Led a band of outlaws named the "Mesa Hawks," robbing trains
in the New Mexico
C.B. Hawley (18??-1882) - An
outlaw, Hawley confessed to stage robbery in 1882 near Globe,
Arizona and was lynched.
Bob Hays (18??-1896) -
Black Jack Christian Gang, Hays was killed in a gunfight in Arizona.
aka: Sam Hassell, John West
(18??-1869) - A member of the High Fives Gang, he was killed at a
gunfight in southwest New Mexico.
Head, aka: Harry the Kid
a reward was offered for his capture after a stage robbery near
Contention, Arizona. He was later killed by the Haslett brothers in
(or Heith) (1851-1884) - After
receiving only life in prison for a brutal robbery and murder, Heath was
lynched in Tombstone, Arizona.
Marion Hedgepeth (1856-1910) - A bandit and killer who operated in
various states of the American West until he was killed by a
Policeman on December 31, 1910.
William Hedges, aka: Pawnee Bill - An
outlaw, he was listed in a Las
Vegas, New Mexico poster warning all "Thieves,
Thugs, Fakirs and Bunko-Steerers" to leave town before
p.m. or be invited to "a Grand NeckTie Party."
Hefferman - An
outlaw who shot a man at Virginia City, Montana in March
1871 and was lynched by vigilantes.
Heffridge - Outlaw member of the Sam Bass Gang in 1877, he was killed in
Kansas during a gun battle.
Augustus "Gus” Heffron - An
and friend of Dave Crockett (outlaw,)
he was captured in the gun battle with lawmen at Cimarron, New Mexico in October 1876, where
Crockett was killed. He escaped and was not heard from again.
(1823-1864) - An
Henry Plummer's gang called the
Davenport Helm (18??-1855)
- Outlaw cousin to Boone Helm,
he was killed in Sonoma County, California.
Helm - A lawman, gunfighter, and
outlaw, he fought for the Suttons in the
Sutton-Taylor feud in Texas.
His posse killed Hays Taylor on August
23, 1869. In retaliation, he was later killed by John Hardin and Jim
Taylor in July 1873.
(18??-1876) - Leader of a cattle rustling gang, he was lynched in Texas.
outlaw, he was shot and killed on
November 14, 1871
by John W. Stinson in
Elizabethtown, New Mexico
Mariano Hernandez - An
outlaw, he was lynched in 1850 after killing a
man in San Jose, California.
Albert Herndon -
Outlaw member of the
Sam Bass Gang.
Herrera - An
outlaw member of Vicente Silva's White Caps Gang in Las
Vegas, New Mexico.
Herring - A Texas
outlaw and member of Joe Baker's gang, he stole horses
from 1885-1894 and was imprisoned for 35 years following a gunfight at
Dallas in 1899.
Hetherington - An Englishman
outlaw, he was lynched by vigilantes in San
Francisco, California on July 29, 1856.
Hicks - An
outlaw in Arizona and
Hilderman, aka: The Great American Pie-Eater - An
outlaw, he was a
member of Henry Plummer’s gang of Innocents.
Hill - An
outlaw and rustler who was killed by a posse in
New Mexico in March, 1880.
Hill (18??-1888) - A black
Indian Territory, he murdered his
wife and mother-in-law. Convicted of murder, he was sentenced to die. He
was hanged in
April 27, 18 88.
Tom Hill, aka:
Tom Chelson (18??-1878) -
A member of
Jesse Evans Gang during
Lincoln County War. He was killed by a
sheep-herder near Tularosa, New Mexico
on March 9, 1878.
Hinton - An outlaw in the New Mexico
Clarence Browler Hite (1862-1883)
- Rode with the
James Gang and was sent to prison.
Robert Woodson Hite (1848-1881) -
Rode with the
James Gang and was killed by
Hlavaty - An accomplice to Pretty Boy Floyd and Fred Hildebrand.
Thomas J. Hodges, aka: Tom Bell, The Outlaw Doc (1825-1856)
outlaw lynched after a stage robbery where a woman was killed.
Kid” Holbrook - Outlaw member of the Christian Gang, he was captured in
1895 a short time after the killing of Deputy Sheriff W.C. Turner.
(18??-1894) - An Oklahoma outlaw, Holder was convicted of robbing and
killing George Bickford and was hanged at
Fort Smith, Arkansas on July
Holloway - An outlaw, he killed a man in 1879 in Earth County, Texas and
fled. He returned in 1927 and surrendered himself but was released as no
indictment was standing.
Reimund Holzhay, aka: Black Bart - A German immigrant and outlaw, was
captured in 1889 while robbing a train single handedly. He received a
Joe Horner -
Frank M. Canton
Thomas Horn, aka: James Hicks (1860-1903) - A
he turned outlaw
began to offer his "services" for hire and was hanged on November 20,
House - New Mexico outlaw charged with the murder
Lincoln County sheepherder but was acquitted in 1881.
Jefferson House, aka: Tom Henry - An outlaw and horse thief, he killed
Joe Carson, constable of Las
Vegas, New Mexico, on
January 22, 1880
(or 1884). He was lynched on February 7.
Hovey, aka: Fatly Ryan - Outlaw member of the Black Jack Ketchum Gang.
Charles Howard - Outlaw member of the Robert McKemie Gang, he was
captured in 1878 along with McKemie.
Howard - Tex Willis, Jack Howard - An outlaw, he was the scout for a
Bisbee, Arizona, robbery in 1883 during which,
several people were killed. Howard was arrested and hanged in 1884.
Howard - An alleged outlaw and horse thief, he was lynched in 1873 at
Dan" Howland - An outlaw, Howland murdered J.W. Lacy, a relative of Ike
Stockton in May, 1881 at the insistence of the vigilantes in Farmington,
Hubert, aka: Joe Roberts - An outlaw, rustled cattle in 1877 near
Hillsboro, New Mexico, and was convicted of mail
Hughes - An Arizona and New Mexico outlaw, he died on
November 2, 1899.
Jack" Hughes - Outlaw
member of the Ike Stockton Gang.
- A black outlaw in
he was wanted for murdering his wife and killed Sergeant James Guy of
the Chickasaw Mounted Police. Arrested, he was tried at Fort Smith, Arkansas. In the first trial he was found guilty, but on appeal, he was
Humphreys - After killing a man named John Allen, he then wounded his wife
and committed suicide in Apache, Oklahoma.
Jack" - An alleged outlaw, was shot and killed in his cabin in 1884 by
Richard "Zwing" Hunt
(1858-1882) - An outlaw, he robbed the Tombstone
and Milling Co. with Billy "the Kid" Grounds and killed M.C.
U.S. Deputy Marshal
killed Grounds and wounded Hunt.
Hunt escaped later
only to be killed by Apache Indians a short time later.
"Tex" Hunter - Outlaw, was a member of Ike Stockton's Gang.
Hunter (18??-1864) - An outlaw and member of the Henry Plummer's gang
of Innocents in the 1860s. He was the last of the gang to be lynched by
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