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Billy the Kid, born Henry McCarty; an aa kent as William H. Bonney (1859 – Julie 14, 1881) wis an American Auld Wast gunfichter wha pairteecipated in New Mexico's Lincoln Coonty War. He is kent tae hae killed aicht men.[2][3]

Billy the Kid
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Billy the Kid c. 1880
Born Henry McCarty
September 17 or November 23, 1859 (disputed)
Manhattan, New York Ceety
Died Julie 14, 1881 (aged 21)
Fort Sumner, New Mexico
Cause o daith
Gunshot wound
Restin place
Old Fort Sumner Cemetery
34°24′13″N 104°11′37″W / 34.40361°N 104.19361°W / 34.40361; -104.19361 (Billy the Kid's Gravesite)
Ither names William H. Bonney, Henry Antrim, Kid Antrim
Thrift
  • Horse an cattle rustler
  • ranch haund
  • couboy
  • gembler
  • ootlaw
Hicht 5 ft 7 in (1.70 m) at age 17[1]
Wicht 135 pounds (61 kg) at age 17[1]
Parents
  • Faither: Patrick McCarty
  • Stepfaither: William Antrim
  • Mither: Catherine Devine
Relatives Joseph McCarty (brither)

ReferencesEedit

Citations

  1. 1.0 1.1 Utley 1989, p. 15.
  2. Rasch 1995, pp. 23–35.
  3. Wallis 2007, pp. 244–245.

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