James Burnett was shot and killed by William Greene, but was it murder or something else?
About the only fact that is indisputable in the death of James C. Burnett was that he was shot four times by William C. Greene at the O.K. Corral on July 1, 1897. Unfortunately, the events that lead up to those fatal shots are hard to pin down.
The deaths of Albert Blair and Samuel Barrow was one of the saddest chapters in Tombstone’s history.
How many people lived in Tombstone in those early days? Tour guides present wildly different estimates, but here are the numbers from the US Census.