William MacLeod Raine

William MacLeod Raine (June 1871 - July 1954), was a British-born American novelist who wrote fictional adventure stories about the American Old West. William MacLeod Raine was born in London, the son of William and Jessie Raine. After his mother died, his family migrated from England to Arkansas when Macleod was ten years old, eventually settling on a cattle ranch near the Texas-Arkansas border.