How many people were killed during the Hatfield and McCoy feud?
|Tug Fork of the Big Sandy River, West Virginia–Kentucky
|American Civil War, land disputes, revenge killings
|More than a dozen killed from both sides Nine Hatfields imprisoned (including seven Hatfields who were imprisoned for life and one Hatfield who was executed)
Correspondingly, how many died in the Hatfield McCoy feud?
But by the time all was said and done, at least 13 Hatfields and McCoys had died—all over a pig, it seems. Still, some historians believe that the hog was just a scapegoat. The real source of the ire, they say, was the Hatfields' Confederate leanings.
Then, who won the Hatfield McCoy feud?
COURT ORDERS In the late 1870s, Devil Anse Hatfield got into a land dispute with McCoy's cousin Perry Cline. Anse won the land dispute and was granted Cline's entire 5,000-acre plot of land.