The afterlife of Jesse James by Roy Bragg

BLEVINS — On a serene hilltop in this quiet Central Texas farming community, one of the fundamental tenets of American history is under attack.

For decades, Southerners have disagreed on Jesse James’ place in the nation’s collective memory. And now, decades after his death, there’s disagreement on his final resting place.

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Author: Jesse

The Truth about America's most famous 'Old West' Outlaw, Jesse James. Jesse tried to fake his death in 1879 and it didn't work too well, but in 1882 he turned an unfortunate turn of events to his favor and lived the rest of his life on a farm in Blevins, Texas.

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