Emmett Dalton

Emmett Dalton

Emmett Dalton (May 3, 1871 – July 13, 1937)cite web
title = IMDB - Emmett Dalton bio
publisher = Internet Movie Database
url = http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0198276/bio
accessdate = 2007-07-11
] was a train robber and member of the Dalton Gang in the American Old West. He was born to Lewis and Adeline Dalton and was the youngest of the Dalton brothers.

The Dalton Gang's criminal enterprise was ended on October 5, 1892 when they attempted to rob two banks at once in Coffeyville, Kansas. Four of the gang were killed in the ensuing gun fight. Emmett Dalton survived the raid but received 23 gunshot wounds. He was given a life sentence in the penitentiary in Lansing, Kansas and pardoned after 14 years. He moved to California and became a real estate agent, author and actor, dying at the age of 66. He was married to Julia Johnson Dalton, who survived him. They had no children.Citation
title = Last of the Daltons
newspaper = Fresno Bee
year = 1943
date = 06-27
url = http://www.rumormillnews.com/cgi-bin/archive.cgi?noframes;read=4294

In 1918 he portrayed himself in the movie version of his book "Beyond the Law."cite web
title = IMDB - Emmett Dalton
publisher = Internet Movie Database
url = http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0198276/
accessdate = 2007-07-11

In 1931, he published "When the Daltons Rode", later made into a movie staring Randolph Scott.


External links

[http://www.kayempea.net] Emmett Dalton Biography - Emmett Dalton in the news, articles from 1892-1937

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Dalton Gang — The Dalton Brothers redirects here. For the fictional band created by U2, see The Dalton Brothers (band). Dalton Gang Dalton gang following the Coffeyville, Kansas raid. Left to right: Bill Power; Bob Dalton; Grat Dalton, Dick Broadwell Founded… …   Wikipedia

  • Dalton-Brüder — Die Leichen von Bill Power, Bob Dalton, Grat Dalton und Dick Broadwell (von links) nach ihrer Erschießung am 5. Oktober 1892. Die Dalton Brüder waren eine vierköpfige Gruppe von Banditen und zählen zu den legendären Charakteren des Wilden… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Dalton brothers — U.S. outlaws. Probably born in Cass Co., Mo., they worked as cowboys in Oklahoma but by 1889 had become horse thieves. In 1890–91 they robbed gambling houses, trains, and banks. In 1892 Bob, Grat, and Emmett Dalton and two other gang members rode …   Universalium

  • Dalton (surname) — Contents 1 Academics and literature 2 Entertainment 3 Politics and government …   Wikipedia

  • Dalton Brothers — The Dalton Brothers Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. The Dalton Brothers est une expression anglaise qui peut être traduite pas Les Frères Dalton Sommaire 1 Histoire 2 Fiction …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Dalton, hermanos — Bandidos estadounidenses. Nacidos, probablemente, en Cass Co., Mo., trabajaron como vaqueros en Oklahoma, pero en 1889 se habían convertido en cuatreros. En 1890–91 asaltaron casas de juegos, trenes y bancos. En 1892, Bob, Grat y Emmett Dalton,… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Dalton — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda John Dalton (1766 1844), químico y físico británico. sir Joseph Dalton Hooker (1817 1911) botánico y explorador británico. Los Hermanos Dalton fueron unos ladrones del Oeste de EE. UU. Grattan (1861 1892), Bob… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Dalton — ● John Dalton, químico y físico inglés. ● Los Hermanos Dalton fueron unos bandidos del Oeste de estados Unidos:    ◯ Grattan (nacido en 1861), Bob (nacido en 1869), y Emmett (nacido en 1871) fueron unos auténticos pistoleros de Estados Unidos.… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Freres Dalton — Frères Dalton  Pour les frères Dalton de la bande dessinée Lucky Luke, voir Frères Dalton (Lucky Luke). Les frères Dalton Les frères Dalton, Robert, Grat …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Frères Dalton historiques — Frères Dalton  Pour les frères Dalton de la bande dessinée Lucky Luke, voir Frères Dalton (Lucky Luke). Les frères Dalton Les frères Dalton, Robert, Grat …   Wikipédia en Français

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.