Boot Hill Cemetery - Dodge City, Kansas
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member IHbinders
N 37° 45.269 W 100° 01.336
14S E 409948 N 4179066
Quick Description: There are a number of Boot Hill cemeteries, but Dodge City, Kansas is credited for the first.
Location: Kansas, United States
Date Posted: 11/6/2011 7:57:56 AM
Waymark Code: WMD1HC
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
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Long Description:
Boot Hill is a name given to Cemeteries, primarily in the western U.S.. There are a number of Boot Hill cemeteries, but Dodge City, Kansas is credited for the first. The name was coined from the many who died with their boots on, implying the death was a result of a gun fight or other less than natural cause.

Photo's included are of:

Charlie Morehouse
George Hoyt
Ed Williams
Jack Reynolds
Jim Essington
John Wagner
McGill

Information on these individuals are included in the gallery photos
Material: Wood

Date of Birth: Not listed

Date of Death: Not listed

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