Wyatt Earp Birthplace
Photo courtesy of Carol Mitchell
Site Manager: Billy Johnson
Inside the Earp Birthplace home
The Birthplace bedroom where Wyatt Earp was born
March 19th, 1848
Close up picture of Birthplace
Old stove in parlor of Wyatt Earp Birthplace.
The International Wyatt Earp Board of Trustees:


Allen Barra, NJ
Philip “P.J.” Brooks, IL
Mark Dworkin, Canada
Sr. Dep. U.S. Marshal Charles Holmes, Ret., FL
Keiko Holmes, FL
Billy “B.J.” Johnson, AZ
Jane M. Lee, IA
Robert Matson, IL
Theodore Matson, AZ
S.J. “Cindy” Reidhead, NM
Jack Toal, IL
Peggy Yurczak, OH
The National Advisory Council


Verne “Bud” Barnes, IL
Mark Boardman, IN
Larry Knuth, AZ
Jack McBride, IL
Carol Mitchell, AZ
Jeff Morey, CA
Krista Vanskike, IL

Bob Palmquist AZ
Cochise County Chief Deputy,        Rod Rothrock, AZ        ( Newly elected)
Last updated: 6.1.12
Deputy U.S. Marshal Wyatt  Earp, an American hero who helped tame the Old West,  will have his 161st birthday celebrated in a Western Weekend, August 1th, 2009 in Monmouth, Illinois,  where he was born in 1848. The THE OK CORRAL REENACTMENT WILL BE AT 2 PM, SAT. AUG. 1

For more info contact the Monmouth Chamber of Commerce at 309-734-3181, or e-mail  wyattearpbirthp@aol.com.  The Wyatt Earp Birthplace, Inc. is a non-profit organization of volunteers, which operates the Birthplace Home.  For web users, more info is on
BJ's Tombstone History Discussion ForumTHE HOME IS ALSO OPEN DURING THE SUMMER FROM 2 TO 4, OR BY CHANCE.
Monmouth is in west central Illinois on Routes 34 & 67, fifteen minutes west of I-74.
**********Tax Exempt 501(c)3 Museum for Donations
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Illinois Birthplace
1848
California Burial Place
1929
Picture courtesy of Kevin & Bev Mulkins
Wyatt Earp circa 1923
Wyatt Earp circa 1925
Link to Wyatt Earp Birthplace Authenticity Statement
"After the O.K. Corral gunfight at the Birthplace Home"
National Register: "Wyatt was born in this home"
Newly elected officers of the authentic Wyatt Earp Birthplace
Authenticity Documentation of Wyatt Earp Birthplace
WE'RE OPEN BY APPT ONLY, UNLESS WE FIND  A VOUNTEER TO LIVE IN THE FURNISHED ONE-STORY APARTMENT  FOR HALF- PRICE RENT
President:  Amy Toal
Vice President:  Jane Lee
ISecretary:  Sue Bloyd, OH
Treasurer:  Bobbi Brooks
Asst. Treasurer:  Melba Matson
Curator:  Audie Durand, IL
Asst. Curator:  David Sharp, IL
Help keep the Birthplace Open by donating to the Wyatt Earp Birthplace, Inc., Non=Profit, Tax Deductible @ 406 S. 3rd St., Monmouth, IL 61462. It is operated by a volunteer Board and supporters.
WYATT EARP'S  OLD WEST DAY IS AUGUST 4, 2012 AT HIS BIRTHPLACE HOME FROM 1 TO 4 PM WITH AN OPEN HOUSE AND AN O.K. CORRAL  WITH A MEAL FOLLOWING AT A LOCAL SPOT.WITH AN OK CORRAL REENACTMENT.
WYATT EARP DAY AUGUST 4th, 2012
WYATT EARP'S  OLD WEST DAY IS AUGUST 4, 2012 AT HIS BIRTHPLACE HOME FROM 1 TO 4 PM WITH AN OPEN HOUSE AND AN O.K. CORRAL  WITH A MEAL FOLLOWING AT A LOCAL SPOT.WITH AN OK CORRAL REENACTMENT
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