Benjamin McCulloch Benjamin McCulloch (November 11, 1811–March 7, 1862) was a soldier in the Texas Revolution, a Texas Ranger, a U.S. marshal, and a brigadier general in the army of the Confederate States du...
Bill McDonald (Texas Ranger) William Jesse McDonald, known as Captain Bill McDonald (September 28, 1852– January 15, 1918), was a Texas Ranger who served briefly as a bodyguard for both U.S. Presidents Theodore ...
Charles Goodnight Charles Goodnight, also known as Charlie Goodnight, was a cattle rancher in the American West, perhaps the best known rancher in Texas. He is sometimes known as the "father of the Texas Panhandle."
Deaf Smith Erastus "Deaf" Smith (April 19, 1787– November 30, 1837) was an American frontiersman noted for his part in the Texas Revolution and the army of the Republic of Texas.
Frank Hamer Francis Augustus Hamer (March 17, 1884 – July 10, 1955) was a Texas Ranger, known in popular culture for his involvement in tracking down and killing the criminal duo Bonnie Parker and Cly...
George S. Evans George Spafford Evans (1826–1883), Texas Ranger, miner, businessman, County Clerk for Tuolumne County, Customs official and Senate Clerk for the State of California.
Henry Eustace McCulloch Henry Eustace McCulloch (December 6, 1816 – March 12, 1895) was a soldier in the Texas Revolution, a Texas Ranger, and a brigadier general in the army of the Confederate States during the Americ...
Henry Karnes Henry Wax Karnes (September 8, 1812August 16, 1840) was notable as a soldier and figure of the Texas Revolution, as well as the commander of General Sam Houston's "Spy Squad" at the Battle of Sa...
Ira Aten Ira Aten (September 3, 1862 – August 5, 1953) was a Texas Ranger who was inducted into the Texas Rangers Hall of Fame.
James B. Gillett James B. Gillett (November 4, 1856 - June 11, 1937) was a lawman of the Old West, mostly well known due to his service as a Texas Ranger, and is a member of the Texas Rangers Hall of Fame.
James Brooks (Texas Ranger) James Brooks (November 20, 1855 – January 15, 1944) was a Texas Ranger of the Old West, and is a member of the Texas Rangers Hall of Fame, and who developed a reputation as a gunman.
James Kerr (Texas) James Kerr (September 24, 1790 – December 23, 1850) was a doctor, politician, Senator in Missouri, soldier, surveyor and Congressman in Texas who was active in the establishment of the Rep...
Jeff Milton Jeff Milton (November 7, 1861 – May 7, 1947) was an Old West lawman and the son of the Confederate governor of Florida, John Milton.
Jesse Lee Hall Jesse Lee Hall (October 9, 1849 - March 17, 1911) was a Texas Ranger of the Old West, and is a member of the Texas Rangers Hall of Fame, and was later a soldier.
Jim McIntire James McIntire was a gunfighter and Texas Ranger in the old west of the United States.
Joaquin Jackson Haynie Joaquin Jackson (born November 12, 1935 in Anton, Texas) is a retired Texas Ranger most notable for his appearance on the February 1994 cover of Texas Monthly magazine, after which he...
John B. Jones John B. Jones (December 22, 1834 – July 19, 1881) was a Confederate army officer and Texas Ranger captain.
John Barclay Armstrong John Barclay Armstrong (January 1, 1850 – May 1, 1913) was a Texas Ranger lieutenant and a United States Marshal, usually remembered for his role in the pursuit and capture of the famous gunfigh...
John Coffee Hays Col. John Coffee "Jack" Hays (January 28, 1817 – April 21, 1883) was a captain in the Texas Rangers and a military officer of the Republic of Texas.
John Horton Slaughter John Horton Slaughter (October 2, 1841 – February 16, 1922), or sometimes Texas John Slaughter, was an American lawman, Civil War soldier, and gambler.
John Hughes (lawman) John Reynolds Hughes (February 11, 1855 - June 3, 1947) was a Texas Ranger and cowboy of the Old West, and later an author.
John Joel Glanton John Joel Glanton (1819 – April 23, 1850) was an American, later a Texian fighting for independence, a Texas Ranger who served in the Texas Ranger Division during the Mexican American War, a sol...
John Riley Banister John Riley Banister (May 24, 1854– 1918) was an American law officer, cowboy and Texas Ranger.
John Riley Duncan John Riley "Jack" Duncan (September, 1850-November 16, 1911) was a renowned Texas lawman with service as a Dallas police officer, Texas Ranger, and detective.
John Salmon Ford John Salmon Ford (May 26, 1815 – November 3, 1897), better known as "Rip" Ford, was a member of the Republic of Texas Congress and later of the State Senate, and mayor of Brownsville...
Lawrence Sullivan Ross Lawrence Sullivan "Sul" Ross (September 27, 1838January 3, 1898) was the 19th Governor of Texas (USA), a Confederate States Army general during the American Civil War, and a president of the Agr...
Leander H. McNelly Leander Harvey McNelly (March 12, 1844–September 4, 1877) was a Confederate officer and Texas Ranger captain.
Logan Vandeveer Logan Vandeveer, early Texas Ranger, soldier, pioneer; ranger, cattleman, and civic leader, was born in Casey county, Kentucky about 1815.
Lon Oden Lon Oden (March 15, 1863 – August 10, 1910) was a Texas Ranger of the Old West, and is a legend inside the Texas Rangers organization.
Mann Darius Tackitt Mann Darius Tackitt and his infamous brother Pleasant Tackitt moved to Parker County, Texas in 1854 and for a few years lived about twelve miles north of Weatherford, Texas.
Manuel T. Gonzaullas Manuel Trazazas "Lone Wolf" Gonzaullas (July 4, 1891 – February 13, 1977) was a Texas Rangers captain and a staff member of the Texas government.
Milton H. West Milton Horace West was a seven-term Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives representing Texas's 15th congressional district from 1933 until his death in 1948.
Milton J. Yarberry Milton J. "Milt" Yarberry (1849 – February 9, 1883) was an outlaw, gunman and lawman of the Old West, best known for having been the first Town Marshal for Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Peter Hansborough Bell Peter Hansborough Bell (May 11, 1810 – March 8, 1898) was an American military officer and politician who served as the third Governor of Texas and represented the state for two terms in t...
Peter Rainsford Brady Peter Rainsford Brady was an American military officer, surveyor and politician. Following a short service in the United States Navy he joined the Texas Rangers, where he served during the Mexican-American war and along the western frontier.
Phil Ryan (sheriff) Phillip R. "Phil" Ryan (born on August 10, 1945) is a former Texas Ranger and the three term Sheriff of Wise County, Texas.
Pleasant Tackitt Pleasant Tackitt (or Tackett) (April 22, 1803 – February 7, 1886) (sometimes rendered as James Pleasant, but there is no official document to support this name) was a 19th-century politici...
Ramiro Martinez Ramiro "Ray" Martinez (born 1937) is a former Austin Police Department officer that accompanied Officer Houston McCoy when McCoy shot and killed sniper Charles Whitman at the University of Texas...
Randolph Runnels Born in Texas probably in 1830, Randolph Runnels was a nephew of Hiram Georges Runnels.
Rip Collins Harry Warren Collins was a starting pitcher in Major League Baseball who played for the New York Yankees, Boston Red Sox, Detroit Tigers and St. Louis Browns.
Rip Collins (pitcher) Harry Warren (Rip) Collins (February 26, 1896 — May 27, 1968) was an American Major League Baseball player whose career as a starting pitcher for the New York Yankees (1920–21), Boston Red Sox (...
Robert A. Crowder Robert Austin "Bob" Crowder (January 29, 1901 – November 26, 1972) was a Ranger in Minden, Rusk County, Texas who was posthumously installed in the Ranger Hall of Fame in May, 1982.
Robert Addison Gillespie Robert Addison Gillespie (1815–1846) was a business man, land speculator, and Captain in the Texas Rangers under John Coffee Hays and Zachary Taylor.
Robert McAlpin Williamson Robert McAlpin Williamson was a Republic of Texas Supreme Court Justice, state lawmaker and Texas Ranger.
Samuel Hamilton Walker Samuel Hamilton Walker (February 24, 1817 – October 9, 1847) was a Texas Ranger captain and military officer of the Republic of Texas and the United States armies.
Scott Cooley Scott Cooley was an Old West Texas Ranger and later outlaw, best known for his association with gunman Johnny Ringo.
Thomas Lopton Campbell, Jr. Thomas Lopton Campbell, Jr. (December 27, 1809 – September 22, 1893) was a nineteenth-century American pioneer and Texas Ranger.
Thomas Saltus Lubbock Thomas (some sources give Thompson) Saltus Lubbock (November 29, 1817– January 9, 1862) was a Texas Ranger and soldier in the Confederate army during the American Civil War.
Walter P. Lane Walter Paye Lane (February 18, 1817 – January 28, 1892) was a Confederate general during the American Civil War who also served in the armies of the Republic of Texas and the United States...
William A. A. Wallace William Alexander Anderson "Bigfoot" Wallace (April 3, 1817January 7, 1899) was a famous Texas Ranger who took part in many of the military conflicts of the Republic of Texas and the United Stat...
William H. Bourland William H. Bourland (1811–1860) was a politician in the Republic of Texas and early statehood Texas who served briefly as Speaker of the Texas House of Representatives during the First Texas Leg...