Saturday, January 1, 2011

Archie Clement's Birthday

On January 1,1846 Archie Clements was born in Johnson County,Missouri. Archie rode with Jesse while being with Quantrill. Archie fought with Jesse at the Centralia Massacre. Jesse and Archie were so close to one another that Jesse had his younger half-brother named after him. It is said that Archie is the one that brought the James boys into bank robbery;he was one of the masterminds behind the Clay County Savings Association robbery on February 13,1866.

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