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Full Name: Wirt Sikes
(1836-1883) Journalist, writer. Wirt Sikes was born in Watertown, New York, and died at Cardiff, Wales.
Author's Timeline:
1836 Jefferson County
William Wirt Sikes was born in Watertown, New York, on November 23, 1836. 
1856 Oneida County
Mr. Sikes worked for the Utica Morning Herald in 1856. 
1858 (Unknown) County
A Book for the Winter-Evening Fireside
(Pub: Ingalls & Haddock ISBN: )
Collection of stories and poems. 
1860 Rockland County
Mr. Sikes worked at a paper called City and Country in Nyack, New York, around 1860. 
1866 (Unknown) County
Around 1866, Mr. Sikes moved to New York City. 
1868 (Unknown) County
The World's Broad Stage
(Pub: Published serially in the Toledo Weekly Blade, beginning January 2, 1868, ISBN: )
1869 (Unknown) County
One Poor Girl: The Story of Thousands
(Pub: Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott and Company ISBN: )
1880 (Unknown) County
British Goblins; Welsh Folk-Lore, Fairy Mythology, Legends, and Tradidtions
(Pub: London: Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, and Livington ISBN: )
1881 (Unknown) County
Rambles and Studies in Old South Wales
(Pub: Stewart Williams ISBN: )
1881 (Unknown) County
Studies of Assassination
(Pub: London: Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington ISBN: )
1883 (Unknown) County
William Wirt Sikes died in Cardiff, Wales, on August 18, 1883. 
1883 (Unknown) County
William Wirt Sikes was interred at Brookwood Cemetery, Brookwood, Surrey, England. 

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