MADISON COUNTY, MONTANA

LIST OF KNOWN OUTLAWS AND VIGILANTES

   
OUTLAWS
This list of Outlaws (who called themselves the Innocents) was provided by Red Yeager before he was hung.

LAST NAME

FIRST NAME

COMMENTS

???

Mexican Frank

Possibly Joe Pizanthia?, Roadster

Brown

George W.

Corresponding Secretary, hanged

Buckner

Henry

.

Bunton

Samuel

Drunkard, banished by Plummer to Salt Lake City where he died in a fight the following year.

Bunton

William “Billy”

2nd in Command, stage station keeper at Rattlesnake Ranch, hung

Carrhart

George

Shot and killed

Carter

Alexander

Roadster, hung

Cooper

John

Roadster, hung

Crowell/Crow

Jem? “Old Tex”

Not hung or banished, warned to be careful of the company he kept

Forbes

Charley

.

Franck

John “Long John”

Not hung or banished, warned to be careful of the company he kept

French

Ed

(Outlaw connection doubtful)

Gallagher

Jack

Deputy Sheriff, hung

Gibbons

John

.

Graves

William “Whiskey Bill”

Roadster, hung

Helm

Boone

Bn KY, grew up in Log Branch MO, Roadster, hung

Hilderman

George

banished

Howard

David ? “Doc”

Roadster

Hunter

William

Roadster and telegraph man, banished, later hung

Ives

George

Roadster, hung

Lane

George “Clubfoot George”

Shoemaker in Virginia City and spy, Roadster, hung

Lowry

Christopher

Roadster

Lyons

Hayes/Haze

Roadster and telegraph man, hung

Marshland

Stephen

Roadster, hung

Meade

Harvey

.

Moore

William “Gad”

Roadster

Page

Billy

Roadster

Parrish/Parish

Frank

Roadster, horse thief, hung

Pizanthia

Joe

Shot and hung

Plummer

Henry

Outlaw Chief, Bannack Sheriff, hanged

Ray

Ned

Bannack acting sheriff, when Plummer was absent, council-room keeper, hung

Reeves

William

.

Romaine

James

Roadster

Shears

George

Roadster, horse thief, hung

Skinner

Cyrus

Saloonkeeper, roadster, and spy, hung

Slade

Capt. Joseph A. “Jack”

Hung for repeated rude behavior when drunk. He was not an outlaw and was believed to be a member of the Vigilantes.

Stinson

Buck

Roadster, hung

Terwilliger

William

Roadster

Wagner

John “Dutch John”

Roadster, hung

Yeager/Yager

Erastus “Red”

Messenger, hanged

Zachary

Robert

Roadster, hung

VIGILANTES
 
LAST NAME FIRST NAME COMMENTS

Balch

I.H.

.

Baume

Thomas

.

Beehrer

Charles

.

Biedler

John X.

.

Brockie

Alvin W.

.

Brown

Charles

.

Brown

John

.

Brown

William H.

.

Clark

William

.

Daddow

J.S.

.

Davis

Adriel B.

.

Eaton

E.P.

.

Fetherstun

John

.

Fox

J.M.

.

Gillon, Jr.

Alex

.

Gohn

George

.

Graeter

Augustus F.

.

Harrison

G.W.

.

Herefored

Robert

.

Hinkley

Joseph

.

Hodson

Enoch

.

Holst

Hans J.

.

Holter

Anton M.

.

Howie

Neil

.

Irvin

George

.

Kellock

Nelson

.

Keves

C.F.

.

King

Harry

.

Lott

John S.

Treasurer

Maxwell

W.C.

.

McLaren

Richard

.

Morrow

William T.

.

Morse

Elkanah

.

Nye

John

.

Palmer

William

.

Pfouts

Paris S.

President

Roe

William

.

Ross

S.J.

.

Sanders

Wilbur Fisk

Official Prosecutor

Seebold

L.

.

Slade

Capt. Joseph A. “Jack”

Hung for repeated rude behavior when drunk. He was not an outlaw and was believed to be a member of the Vigilantes.

Smith

A.D.

.

Story

Nelson

.

Triff

John

.

Wall

Nicholas

.

Warder

M.S.

.

Williams

James “Capt. Jim”

Executive Officer, bn 1/9/1832 near Greensburg, PA

     
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