List of Famous Bushrangers

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List of famous bushrangers, with photos, bios, and other information.  Who are the top bushrangers in the world? This includes the most prominent bushrangers, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable bushrangers is ordered by their level of prominence,, and you can sort the info by column. This is a list that includes people like Ned Kelly and Jackey Jackey. From reputable, prominent, and well known bushrangers to the lesser known bushrangers of today, these are the top ten best professionals in this field. If you want to answer the question, "Who are the most famous bushrangers ever?" start your search here. You may copy this fact-based list to build your own just like it, re-rank it to fit your opinions, then publish it to share it on Facebook, Twitter or any other social sites you frequent.(24 items)
Ned Kelly is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Bushrangers
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Edward "Ned" Kelly was an Australian bushranger of Irish descent. Kelly was born in the town of Beveridge in the British colony of Victoria to an Irish convict from County Tipperary and an Australian mother with Irish parentage. When Kelly was 12, his father died after a six-month stint in prison for unlawful possession of a bullock hide. After being indicted for the attempted murder of a police officer at his family's home in 1878, policemen and Aboriginal trackers scoured the bush for Kelly and those accused with him. After he, his brother, and two associates fatally shot three policemen, the Government of Victoria proclaimed them as outlaws. During the remainder of "The Kelly Outbreak", ...more on Wikipedia

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Thomas Jeffries is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Bushrangers
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Thomas Jeffries, also known as Mark Jeffries, was a bushranger, serial killer and cannibal in the early 19th century in Van Diemen's Land. Jeffries was transported for life from Scotland on the Albion, arriving in Van Diemen's Land on 21 October 1823. He was sentenced to 12 months in Macquarie Harbour, the penal settlement on the colony's west coast in June 1824 for threatening to stab Constable Lawson. By August 1825 he had been appointed a watch house keeper and flagellator at Launceston Gaol, which would have suited his sadistic personality. ...more on Wikipedia

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Martin Cash is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Bushrangers
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Martin Cash

Martin Cash was a notorious convict bushranger known for escaping twice from Port Arthur, Van Diemen's Land. His 1870 autobiography The Adventures of Martin Cash, ghostwritten by the former convict James Lester Burke, became a best seller in Australia. ...more on Wikipedia

Ben Hall is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Bushrangers
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Ben Hall was an Australian bushranger of the 19th century. He and his various companions roamed an area of NSW from Bathurst to Forbes, south to Gundagai and east to Goulburn. He was known as "Brave Ben Hall" and has become part of Australian folklore. Ben Hall carried out many audacious raids, some of which were intended to taunt the police. . Unlike many bushrangers of the era, he was not directly responsible for any deaths, although several of his companions certainly were. He was shot dead by police in May 1865 at the Billabong Creek. The police claimed that they were acting under the protection of the Felons Apprehension Act 1865 which allowed any bushrangers who had been specifically ...more on Wikipedia

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