North American - A black stoker on a steamboat. He sold his soul to the Devil for a magic stetson which made him invulnerable to fire and enabled him to change shape as he wished. Even the Devil got fed up with his troublemaking and arranged for his hat to be stolen by a man who Stackalee shot. Occasionally referred to as Stackalee, Stackerlee, Stackerlee, Stagolee or Stagolee.

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