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Rankin Scott Kelly, 1st Sheriff of El Paso County, 1861-67

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Presented by Old Colorado City Historical Society at Old Colorado City History Center, Colorado Springs CO

Apr 09 2016
Old Colorado City Historical Society located in Colorado Springs CO

RANKIN SCOTT KELLY, 1st Sheriff El Paso County (1861-1867)

Presenter-John Wesley Anderson
Rankin Scott Kelly was born July 6, 1826 in Maine.  Raised by his father and sister.  He ran away from home at 14 traveling west on a wagon train arriving in Colorado City in 1860.  John Anderson tells the story of his life helping settle El Paso County.  After stepping down as sheriff he sold his land to General Palmer and rode off into the sunset.  The end of the story will surprised and thrill you.

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Doors open at 10:30 a.m.

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Old Colorado City History Center

1 South 24th Street, Colorado Springs, CO 80904

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