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Stokes, Edward S.

Born: 1841 AD
Died: 1901 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Murderer

1872 – Shot his associate, the infamous financier Jim Fisk. Fisk was Stokes’s rival for the affections of Josephine Mansfield, the singer.

1873 – He was convicted for Jim Fisk’s murder.

         – Stokes spent four relatively comfortable years in Sing-Sing for the murder.