Gaylord J. Clarke
He studied law, and was admitted to the bar on July 19, 1869. In July, 1870, Governor Edmund J. Davis appointed him, as a Republican, Judge of the 25th Judicial District of Texas. He was shot dead in the street by lawyer Benjamin F. Williams after a gunfight between Williams and Albert Jennings Fountain in Ben Dowell's Saloon in El Paso.
- The New York Civil List compiled by Franklin Benjamin Hough, Stephen C. Hutchins and Edgar Albert Werner (1867; pages 411 and 507)
- QUERIES AND ANSWERS in NYT on March 13, 1919
- Encyclopedia of Western Gunfighters by Bill O'Neal (republished by University of Oklahoma Press, 1991, ISBN 0-8061-2335-4, ISBN 978-0-8061-2335-6 ; page 112)
-  His widow's second marriage, at RootsWeb