William Anderson "Devil Anse" Hatfield (L) Randolph "Randall/Ole Ran'l" McCoy (R) The patriarchs of the infamous Hatfields and McCoys feud. The familial feud that almost started another civil war between Kentucky (McCoys) and West Virginia (Hatfields).
Ranel McCoy~~~The Hatfield and McCoy Family Feud Photo 1899 West Virginia Kentucky Hillbillys | eBay
Blood Feud: The Hatfields and the McCoys: The Epic Story of Murder and Vengeance
Like so many of us, Stephanie in Sales enjoyed The History Channel’s recent “Hatfields & McCoys,” miniseries, prompting her to want to learn more about this famous feud. Stephanie is now reading “Blood Feud: The Hatfields and the McCoys: The Epic Story of Murder and Vengeance” by Lisa Alther.
Pinner says: Watched a whole show about this once. A VERY interesting family feud for sure. They did HORRIBLE things to each other. Check it out. Historic Newspaper with coverage of the Hatfield-McCoy feud: The World, January 13, 1888 "One of Kentucky's Wars - The Vendetta of the Hatfields and the M'Coys Still Goes On."