Notorious Criminals: Thomas. E. Ketchum, the Cowboy Turned Criminal

Thomas E. Ketchum was born October 31st 1863 in San Saba County, Texas and known as Black Jack, a cowboy who later turned to a life of crime. Tom was born the youngest child of Green Berry and Temperance Ketchum. His father died when Tom was five, and his mother by the time he was ten.