Trying to find out where in Oregon Johnse Hatfield went or lived

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Hey I had the same question and have been researching a bit. His trial was 1901, so I'd guestimate he was in Oregon during the 1890s.
That's because Johnse Hatfield was never in Oregon. He was in no shape to travel after Randall McCoy shot him in the shoulder. Johnse Hatfield was my maternal great grandfather and Roseanna McCoy was my maternal great grandmother. If you draw a line under OREGON, scramble the letters, (and also an added touch-the name Johnse begins with a "G" sound) you will know where he was. Hint: he never left West Virginia.
Roseanna McCoy only had one child who died as an infant. There is no way she was your great grandmother.
Also, aside from there being NO way of you being a decendent of Roseanna McCoy (her only child passed before her 1st birthday), seeing as how "Johnse" was short/nickname for his actual name "Johnson" his name did not start with a "G" sound

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by Chris Hoyt G2G6 Pilot (764k points)
Williams, oregon. Still some Hatfields here

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