jayhawker

Definitions:

  • One of the free-soil guerrillas in Kansas and Missouri during the border disputes of 1854 to 1859.
  • A Unionist guerrilla.
  • A native or resident of Kansas.
  • An <xref>abolitionist</xref> <xref>raider</xref> in the <xref>Kansas</xref>-<xref>Missouri</xref> <xref>border</xref> <xref>skirmishes</xref> during the American <xref>Civil War</xref>
  • a robber or bandit
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