On April 9, after two days of testimony, McCarty (Billy the Kid) was found guilty of the murder of Sheriff Brady, the only conviction ever secured against any of the combatants in the Lincoln County War.

Billy the Kid posing for a ferrotype photograph Born William Henry McCarty, Jr. 1859 Died July (aged Fort Sumner, New Mexico Territory, United States Cause of death Gunshot

Said to be a photograph of Billy the KId, although only one such photograph has been authenticated and this isn't it.

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Billy the Kid - William H. Bonney - Henry McCarty

Billy the Kid - - a. Henry McCarty, William H. Bonney, William Antrim, Henry Antrim and Kid Antrim

Billy the Kid | Cowboys, Native American, American History, Wild West, American Indians | thewildwest.org

Billy the Kid - The Wild West, Old West, American History, Native Americans, American Indians

Patrick Floyd "Pat" Garrett (June 5, 1850 – February 29, 1908) was an American Old West lawman, bartender, and customs agent who was best known for killing Billy the Kid.[2] He was also the sheriff of Lincoln County, New Mexico

Patrick Floyd "Pat" Garrett (June 1850 – February was an American Old West lawman, bartender, and customs agent who became famous for killing Billy the Kid. He was also the sheriff of Lincoln County, New Mexico as well as Doña Ana County, New Mexico.

Myth: Billy the Kid’s real name was William H. Bonney William H. Bonny is actually another alias of Billy the Kid, used during the height of his notoriety, but it is not generally considered his real name. Throughout his life, several different names were associated with this 19th century outlaw and gunman, including: William Henry McCarty, Jr. – Billy the [...]

Nov Billy the Kid is born. The infamous Western outlaw known as "Billy the Kid" is born in a poor Irish neighborhood on New York City's East Side. Before he was shot dead at age Billy reputedly killed 27 people in the American West.

William H. Bonney aka Billy the Kid grave

The Billy the Kid tombstone in Fort Sumner, New Mexico prior to it being…

American outlaw William H. Bonney, aka Billy the Kid, was born William Henry McCarty Jr. in 1859. Lew Wallace placed a bounty on his head in 1881, contributing to his folk hero status.

American outlaw William H. Bonney, aka Billy the Kid, was born William Henry McCarty Jr. in Lew Wallace placed a bounty on his head in contributing to his folk hero status.

Billy the Kid - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Billy the Kid - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Billy the Kid: Also known as William H. Bonney or Henry Antrim, Billy the Kid is a legendary outlaw of the American Old West whose life has become sensationalized in movies, songs, and books. He became notorious for supposedly killing 21 people for each year of his life, although factual evidence suggests he only killed 4 in his lifetime. Though he was depicted as a cold-bloodied killer, those who knew him believed that he became an outlaw out of necessity.

From Billy the Kid to James Younger these are the 25 most notorious outlaws of the wild west.

William H. Bonney (born William Henry McCarty, Jr. c.1859 – c.1881),  aka. Billy the Kid, aka. Henry Antrim. A Irish American gunman who participated in the Lincoln County War & became a frontier outlaw in the American Old West. According to legend, he killed 21 men, but it is generally believed that he killed between four & nine. Relatively unknown during his brief lifetime, his status grew to legendary proportions after his death at age 21. The Kid was killed by lawman Pat Garrett.

“The only known authenticated portrait of the Billy the Kid. It is believed to have been taken in 1879 or 1880 in Fort Sumner, New Mexico. Billy the Kid gave the image to a friend, Dan Dendrick, in whose family it has remained ever since.

William H. Bonney

This is the actual and only authenticated photograph of Billy the Kid (William Bonney). It's unfortunate that the photographer reversed the negative when he printed it thus showing the Kid as being left handed when he was actually right handed.

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