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LEONARD CALVERT BROCK

Leonard Calvert Brock, alias Will Waldrip, Joe Jackson, Henry Davis was  Born on July 13, 1860, Brock and his brother, W.L., joined the Burrow Gang in 1888 and aided the notorious brothers in a number of train robberies in Texas and Alabama. He was identified as one of the outlaws when the Burrow Gang robbed the Mobile & Ohio train on September 26, 1889. After a substantial reward was posted for him, he was arrested on a train in Columbus, Mississippi in July, 1890. After a quick conviction, he was sentenced to a long prison term. However, he committed suicide on November 10, 1890 by jumping from the fourth tier of the cell block.


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