James 'Old Slater' Hatfield & Rachel Toler Hatfield Hatfield family photo

James 'Old Slater' Hatfield & Rachel Toler Hatfield

Taken in Wyoming County, West Virginia USA in .

James "Old Slater" Hatfield was ordered to be executed during the Civil War for desertion by General Alfred Beckley but Lt. Devil Anse Hatfield, who happened to be his nephew, refused to carry out the ... show more

James "Old Slater" Hatfield was ordered to be executed during the Civil War for desertion by General Alfred Beckley but Lt. Devil Anse Hatfield, who happened to be his nephew, refused to carry out the order.

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