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Hamilton, Texas: Grave of Brushy Bill, or maybe Billy the Kid

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Oak Wood Cemetery

Address:
N. Rice St., Hamilton, TX
Directions:
Just north of town in Oak Wood Cemetery. On the east side of US 281/N. Rice St./American Legion Memorial Hwy. The grave is on the south side of the cemetery, with a granite arch over the tombstone inscribed "Billy the Kid." Visible from the road.
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Grave of Brushy Bill, or maybe Billy the Kid

Was Billy the Kid shot dead in New Mexico in 1881? Or did he die walking to a post office in Texas in 1950? The Texas tombstone says Billy is buried here.

Roadsideamerica.com Report... [01/28/2013]

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Grave of Brushy Bill Roberts,.

Grave of Brushy Bill Roberts, or maybe Billy The Kid

Newer contributions have been made at his grave.

[Cassidy Mccarthy, 08/02/2013]

Always something fresh for returning fans of Billy the Kid, uh, Brushy Blll Roberts.

Billy the Kid grave?

Grave of Brushy Bill Roberts, or maybe Billy The Kid

The grave of William Henry Roberts is worth a stop. On the front row facing the highway, under a granite cross-beam labeled "Billy the Kid."

[Ricki, 01/28/2013]

He no doubt appreciates the ad hoc offerings of beer bottles, bandanas, and bullets.


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