Young Jesse James (approx. 16 yrs. of age). Missouri bushwacker riding with Bloody Bill Anderson.

Jesse James

Young Jesse James, Approximately 16 Years of Age Here in He was a Missouri bushwhacker riding with Bloody Bill Anderson in Platte City, Mo. Later he would grow up to be a train robber and criminal who was shot and killed by Robert Ford in Hannibal, Mo.

Jesse James. I'd put my hands up and give him all my money.

Jesse James An old family story told by my dad was that a great uncle of his sold horses to the James Gang in central Missouri when the gang was on the run.

Newly Found Lost Tintype Photo of Jesse James and Robert Ford Circa 1870s - Imgur

Newly Found Lost Tintype Photo of Jesse James and Robert Ford Circa 1870s

Expert debate has erupted over a photograph, identified in September by the Houston Police Department's veteran specialist in facial recognition as legendary outlaw Jesse James, seated next to his eventual killer, Robert Ford.

After being shot dead on April 3rd, 1882, Jesse James' body was tied to a board for this picture to be taken.

A photo of the outlaw Jesse James, just after his assassination on April at the age of by fellow James Gang member, Bob Ford. This photo is by R. See additional photos on the My Genealogy Hound website.

William T. “Bloody Bill” Anderson (1838 – 1864)  was a notorious Confederate guerrilla leader with whom Jesse James associated for a brief period during the Civil War.

Jesse James: The Confederate Guerrilla

William T. "Bloody Bill" Anderson – October was one of the deadliest and most brutal pro-Confederate guerrilla leaders in the American Civil War. Anderson led a band that targeted Union loyalists and Federal soldiers in Missouri and Kansas.

Rare Photo of Jesse James and his brother Frank James 1863

Jesse James and his brother Frank James fought as Confederate guerrilla soldiers in the Civil War. After the war, they joined up with other outlaws, robbing banks, trains and stagecoaches across the country.

Frank James, Jesse James, Cole Younger, and Bob Younger

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The James-Younger Gang (L-R): Cole Younger Jesse James Bob Younger Frank James Photographic Print

Jesse Woodson James was born in Clay County, Missouri, at the site of present day Kearney on September 5, 1847. His father, Robert S. James, was a commercial hemp farmer and Baptist minister in Ken…

Jesse James

Outlaw Jesse James is pictured here at his funeral after he was fatally shot in the back by Robert Ford in One of the mourners in this famous image is Jesse's brother and fellow-outlaw Frank James (second from left).

7 Things You May Not Know About Jesse James

From his days as a teenage Confederate guerilla to his murder at age get the facts about one of America’s most notorious outlaws.

Jesse James and Zee Mimms James on an early carte de visite. Original image from the collection of P. W. Butler.

Jesse James and Zee Mimms James on an early carte de visite. Original image from the collection of P.

The James Younger Gang was infamous in the late 19th century. Learn more about them on our blog!

Outlaw Jesse James (partly) turned to crime as a means of exacting revenge on all things Yankee - at least that's one theory.

Cole Younger Jesse James | Frank James was the more likely leader of the James-Younger Gang. But ...

Frank James was most likely the real leader of the James-Younger Gang. The constant power struggles between Jesse and Cole Younger put Frank in the role of mediator throughout the years.

Jesse James' .45 Schofield revolver.

Image resuJesse James' Smith & Wesson Schofield revolverlt for wild west photos