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Charlie Pitts
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Birth: 1844
Ottawa County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Sep. 21, 1876
Brown County
Minnesota, USA

A.K.A. Samuel Wells. Member of the James-Younger Gang. Was said to be a loyal friend of Cole Younger, as he had been the one who had found and gaurded the body of Cole's father, Henry Younger. He carried this loyalty on even further when he accompanied the Younger Brothers (and the rest of the gang) to the State of Minnesota, in an attempt to rob the First National Bank in Northfield. When the remaining members seperated in hopes of confusing the pursing posse, Charlie went along with the injured Younger brothers. On September 21 1876 in the Hanska Slough, Charlie took the loyalty to the end, when he was killed in a shoot out. The Youngers were caputred and sentence to the Stillwater Prison.Location of his body is unknown. 
 
Burial:
Body lost or destroyed
 
Created by: @-8--
Record added: Jun 03, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8867052

God bless you Charlie:) Rest in peace. Many flowers for you to send you a lot of happiness.
- CÚline
 Added: Feb. 17, 2013

- C.H. Jackson / K. J. Jackson
 Added: Sep. 15, 2012
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- Gary & Nancy Glenn Clampitt
 Added: Apr. 19, 2011
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