Lottie Deno

Name: Lottie Deno

Original Name: Carlotta J. Thompkins

Aka: Lottie Deno, Charlotte J. Tompkins, Charlotte Thurmond, Mystic Maud, Angel of San Antonio

Meaning: the name Lottie Deno came from the phase, “Lotta Dinero” meaning lots of money.

Date: April 21, 1844 – February 9, 1934

Nationality: American

Career: Gambler

Game: Poker

Note:  famous gambler who during a poker game at the Bee Hive Saloon in Fort Griffin, Taxes, took $30,000 of Doc Holiday’s money. After she’d bested Holiday she earned the title “Poker Queen.”

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