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    Wyatt Earp was born on March 19,1848.

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    • P J

      Wyatt Earp was born March 19, 1848. One of the icons of the American West, he worked for the law and helped tame the wild cowboy culture that pervaded the frontier. In Tombstone, Arizona, Wyatt got into a feud with a local rancher that resulted in the gunfight at the O.K. Corral, perhaps the most famous gunfight in American history

    • Jaydena Hendrix-Adcox

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    • Old Friend

      Wyatt Berry Stapp Earp (March 19, 1848 – January 13, 1929) was a gambler, Pima County Deputy Sheriff, and Deputy Town Marshal in Tombstone, Arizona, and took part in the Gunfight at the O.K. Corral during which lawmen killed three outlaw Cowboys.

    • Learn Our History

      One of the most famous figures to emerge from the colorful 19th-century history of the American West, Wyatt Earp was known first and foremost for his participation in a notorious gunfight at the O.K. Corral in Tombstone, Arizona. Preview our children's history DVD click on pin

    • Michael Bello

      Wyatt Berry Stapp Earp (March 19, 1848 – January 13, 1929) was a gambler, Pima County Deputy Sheriff and Deputy Town Marshal in Tombstone, Arizona, and took part in the Gunfight at the O.K. corral. The last surviving Earp brother and the last surviving participant of the Gunfight at the O.K. Corral, Wyatt Earp died at home in the Earps' small apartment in Los Angeles, of chronic cystitis (some sources cite prostate cancer) on January 13, 1929 at the age of 80.

    • Joseph N. Pisano

      Wyatt Earp portrait.png Born Wyatt Berry Stapp Earp March 19, 1848 Monmouth, Warren County Illinois, U.S. Died January 13, 1929 (aged 80) Los Angeles, California, U.S. Occupation, Gambler, lawman, buffalo hunter, saloon keeper, gold/copper miner, barber. Years active1865 – 1898 Opponent(s) William Brocius; Tom and Frank McLaury; Ike and Billy Clanton. Spouse(s) Urilla Sutherland (Wife) Celia Ann "Mattie" Blaylock (Common law wife) Josephine Sarah Marcus (Common law wife)

    • Sandra Reed

      Wyatt Berry Stapp Earp - best known for his participation in the "Gunfight at the O.K. Corral," which took place at Tombstone, Arizona, on October 26, 1881. Wyatt Earp, his brothers Virgil and Morgan, Doc Holliday faced off with Ike Billy Clanton, Tom Frank McLaury. The shootout the bloody events that followed, along with Wyatt Earp's penchant for storytelling, resulted in Wyatt Earp acquiring the reputation as being one of the Old West's toughest deadliest gunmen of his day.

    • WildBlue Press

      Wyatt Berry Stapp Earp - best known for his participation in the "Gunfight at the O.K. Corral," which took place at Tombstone, Arizona, on October 26, 1881. The shootout & the bloody events that followed, along with Wyatt Earp's penchant for storytelling, resulted in Wyatt Earp acquiring the reputation as being one of the Old West's toughest & deadliest gunmen of his day. Great Reads from Exceptional Authors at http://wildbluepress.com. True crime, thrillers, mystery and business books.

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    WYATT EARP (1848-1929 - One of the icons of the American West. He was a gambler, Pima County Deputy Sheriff, and Deputy Town Marshal in Tombstone, Arizona. In Tombstone, Wyatt got into a feud with a local rancher that resulted in the gunfight at the O.K. Corral, perhaps the most famous gunfight in American history.

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    His real name was Edward G Peabody from Toluca, Ill, but he was such a Wyatt Earp aficionado and wannabe, his “friends” nicknamed him “Wyatt Twerp” or on occasion, “Whatta Twerp.” Edward followed the adventures of Wyatt Earp so closely that his own appearance and life started to parallel that of the legendary lawman. One time at the Knotso OK Corral he shot at a cat…….but missed. He even had a tumultuous affair with a vaudeville drag queen na...

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