History of US Marshals
The real-life Django: The legendary African-American Wild West marshal who arrested 3,000 outlaws and killed 14 men Bass Reeves was born a slave in 1838 and later broke from his owner to live among Native Americans Reeves became a Deputy U.S. Marshal in 1875 at the age of 38 During his 32-year career as a Deputy Marshal he arrested 3,000 felons, killed 14 men and was never shot
Heck Thomas, was a US Marshall and the leader of the infamous "Three Guardsmen" which consisted of Chris Madsen and Bill Tilghman, both US Marshalls. They would become known as being largely responsible in bringing law and order to Indian Territory, by bringing down the Dalton Gang, as well as, the Doolin Gang.