Little by Liddil (Jesse Goes Down) - True West Magazine
A wanted poster offering a bounty for the capture of Jesse James. Pinkerton's Detective Agency-Public Domain. Facts, information and articles about Jesse James, confederate soldier and famous outlaw from the Wild West. Jesse James summary: Jesse Woodson James was born into a hardworking family. His parents lived in Clay County Missouri, where Jesse and his two full siblings were born. When Jesse was three years old, his father died in California, preaching to those looking for gold.
Jesse James – Facts, Information and History on the Infamous Outlaw and his Gang
Post a Comment. Originally Written and Posted at Epinions. Based on Ron Hansen's novel, the film is about Jesse James' final years as an outlaw while planning a new robbery with his gang. Part of his gang is a man named Robert Ford who would become his assassin.
He was a member of the James-Younger gang , participating in a number of robberies and other crimes. The death of Hite precipitated the series of events that culminated in the killing of Jesse James by Ford. Anderson 's raiders. After the disastrous Northfield Minnesota raid in , James needed new gang members. Wood and his brother Clarence joined the gang.