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  • William Mayfield (1810 - 1862)
    William Mayfeild, (1810 - 1862), American pioneer in Illinois, Texas and California, soldier, farmer, miner, cattleman. He led Tulare County militia to aid settlers in the early part of the Owens Val...
  • William H. Howe (1829 - 1892)
    The following is adapted from John M. Gresham, Historical and Biographical Record of Douglas County, Illinois (1900). About 1839 William Howe was entered in a subscription school for six months in Ve...
  • Brevet Brig. General Isaac C. Pugh (USA) (1805 - 1874)
    Isaac Campbell Pugh (November 23, 1805-November 19, 1874) was a United States volunteer soldier who was a veteran of the Black Hawk War, Mexican War and American Civil War rising to the rank of Breve...
  • John S Clifton (1809 - 1863)
    Find a Grave Memorial # 22160026 ; John S Clifton Birth:   Feb. 22, 1809 in Champaign County, Ohio, USA Death:  Jul. 31, 1863, Peoria County, Illinois, USA Son of: Samuel C. & M...

There were two Wars called the Black Hawk War

1. A war fought in 1832 in the Midwestern United States between Sauk and Fox Indians on one side and the United States Army and Illinois militia on the other. See; http://www.geni.com/projects/Black-Hawk-War-1832

References;

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Black_Hawk_War

2. A conflict, 1865-1872, between Mormon settlers and Native American tribes in Utah. See http://www.geni.com/projects/Black-Hawk-War-1865-1872

References;

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Black_Hawk_War_(1865-1872)

http://historytogo.utah.gov/utah_chapters/american_indians/blackhawkwar.html