Frontiersmen timeline

  • Daniel Boone Born

    On June 7, 1769, frontiersman Daniel Boone first saw the forests and valleys of present-day Kentucky. For more than a century, the Kentucky... Read more

  • James Butler "Wild Bill" Hickok Born

    Frontiersman, lawman, army scout, gambler, and legendary marksman James Butler "Wild Bill" Hickok was born on May 27, 1837, in Troy Grove,... Read more