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John Mitchell (1846 - 1904)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Sergeant John Mitchell , United States Army, for gallantry in enga...

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William C. Bryan (1852 - 1933)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Hospital Steward William C. Bryan, United States Army, for extraordinary heroi...

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Adam Neder (1865 - 1910)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal Adam Neder , United States Army, for distinguished bravery on Dec...

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William Russell Parnell (1836 - 1910)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Lieutenant (Cavalry) William Russell Parnell , United States Army, f...

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Bernard Taylor (1844 - 1875)

Bernard Taylor Date of birth: 1844 Date of death: April 14, 1875 Burial Location: San Francisco, California Place of Birth: St. Louis, Missouri Home of record: Washington, D.C. Status: KI...

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William Wilson (1847 - 1895)

William Wilson (1847-1895) DOUBLE RECIPIENT of the Medal of Honor Earned FIRST Medal of Honor During the Indian Campaigns For heroism March 28, 1872 at Colorado Valley, TX Earned SECOND Medal of Ho...

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Robert McDonald (1822 - 1901)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to McDONALD, ROBERT Rank and Organization: First Lieutenant, 5th U.S. Infant...

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John H. Foley (1839 - 1874)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to FOLEY, JOHN H. Rank and Organization: Sergeant, Company B, 3d U.S. Cavalr...

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William Grafton Austin (1868 - 1929)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to AUSTIN, WILLIAM G . Rank and Organization: Sergeant, Company E, 7th U.S. ...

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Dimick Baker Huntington MP (1808 - 1879)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Dimick Baker Huntington (May 26, 1808 – February 1, 1879) was a leading Indian interpreter in early Utah Territory. He also commissioned the Church History...

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Brigham Young, President of Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints MP (1801 - 1877)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Brigham Young (June 1, 1801 – August 29, 1877) was an American leader in the Latter Day Saint movement and was the president of The Church of Jesus Christ ...

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Chief Manuelito // Hastiin Chʼil Haajiní (1818 - 1893)

Manuelito (1818–1893) was one of the principal war chiefs of the Navajo people before, during and after the Long Walk Period. His name means Little Manuel in Spanish. He was born to the Bit...

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Chief/Mormon Elder Kanosh (1821 - 1884)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Kanosh (1821 – December 24, 1884) was a nineteenth century leader of the Pahvant band of the Ute Indians. It is believed Kanosh was born in Spanish For...

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Antonga Black Hawk MP (c.1830 - 1870)

Antonga, or Black Hawk (b. c. 1830- d. 26 September 1870), was a nineteenth-century war chief of the Ute Tribe in what is the present-day state of Utah. He led the Utes against Mormon settlers and gain...

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General Henry Atkinson (1782 - 1842)

Henry Atkinson (1782 – June 14, 1842) was a United States army officer. He was a native of Person County, North Carolina. He entered the army in 1808 as a captain in the infantry, serving at var...

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Major David Bailey (deceased)

David Bailey was an American militia officer in the Illinois Militia who fought during the War of 1812 and the Black Hawk War, most notably serving at the Battle of Stillman's Run where he and Lt. Col....

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Captain John Giles Adams (1792 - 1832)

John Giles Adams (December 2, 1792 – May 14, 1832) was a cavalry officer in the Illinois Militia during the Black Hawk War of 1832. He was born in Nashville, Tennessee and came to Illinois in 18...

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Abraham Lincoln, 16th President of the USA MP (1809 - 1865)

For more information and photos of his burial place, click on : Abraham Lincoln Overview Abraham Lincoln, U.S. President Born: 12 February 1809 Birthplace: Near Hodgenville, Kentucky Died: ...

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Major Isaiah Stillman (1832 - 1861)

Cavalry Major Isaiah Stillman (1793–15 April 1861) led Illinois militia in the first armed confrontation of the Black Hawk War against Black Hawk’s Sauk Indian Band. The first armed confr...

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Chief Black Hawk // Makataimeshekiakiak (1767 - 1838)

Black Hawk (1767 – October 3, 1838) was a leader and warrior of the Sauk American Indian tribe in what is now the United States. Although he had inherited an important historic medicine bundle, ...

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John Oscar Barton (1847 - 1932)

name: John Oscar Barton date of death: 09 Feb 1932 place of death: date of birth: 29 Oct 1847 place of birth: cemetery: City place of burial: Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah military unit: Capt F K Nie...

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John Lehi Ivie, LTC (1833 - 1909)

photo source: Staff Officer, Utah Terr. Militia, 1865-1867, Blackhawk War gsu film number: 485498 dgs number: 4236481 image number: 00281

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Orisoba Spence (1847 - 1876)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to SPENCE, ORIZOBA Rank and Organization: Private, Company G, 8th U.S. Cavalry. ...

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Andrew J Weaher, PVT (1842 - 1920)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to WEAHER, ANDREW J. Rank and Organization: Private, Company B, 8th U.S. Cavalry...

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Josiah Pennsyl, SGT (1845 - d.)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to PENNSYL, JOSIAH Rank and Organization: Sergeant, Company M, 6th U.S. Cavalry....

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Richard Longstreet Tea, SGT (1842 - 1911)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to TEA, RICHARD L. Rank and Organization: Sergeant, Company H, 6th U.S. Cavalry....

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Nicholas Foran, SGT (1844 - 1927)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to FORAN, NICHOLAS Rank and Organization: Private, Company L, 8th U.S. Cavalry. ...

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John James Mitchell, CPL (1846 - 1898)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to MITCHELL, JOHN J. Rank and Organization: Corporal, Company L, 8th U.S. Cavalr...

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Frederick Platten, 1SG (1849 - 1939)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to PLATTEN, FREDERICK Rank and Organization: Sergeant, Company H, 6th U.S. Caval...

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Joshua B Hartzog (1866 - 1939)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to HARTZOG, JOSHUA B. Rank and Organization: Private, Company E, 1st U.S. Arti...

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Brig. General Henry Leavenworth (1783 - 1834)

Henry Leavenworth (December 10, 1783 – July 21, 1834) was an American soldier active in the War of 1812 and early military expeditions against the Plains Indians. He established Fort Leavenwor...

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Brevet Lt. Colonel Louis H. Carpenter (USA) [Brig. General post-Civil War] MP (1839 - 1916)

Louis Henry Carpenter (February 11, 1839–January 21, 1916) was a United States Army brigadier general and a recipient of the Medal of Honor for his actions in the American Indian Wars. He dr...

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Lt. Col. Thomas W Custer, Medal of Honor MP (1845 - 1876)

He was awarded two Medals of Honor. He was the first soldier to receive the dual honor, one of only four soldiers or sailors to receive the dual honor during the Civil War, and one of just 19 in histor...

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Maj. General J. Franklin Bell, Chief of Staff of the United States Army MP (1856 - 1919)

James Franklin Bell (January 9, 1856 – January 8, 1919) was Chief of Staff of the United States Army from 1906 to 1910. Bell was a major-general in the Regular United States Army, commanding...

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Colonel George Horace Morgan MP (1855 - 1948)

Born in Canada in 1855, he earned the Medal of Honor while serving as Second Lieutenant, 3rd United States Cavalry, at Big Dry Fork, Arizona, on July 17, 1882 in hostile action against Indians. Durin...

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Maj. General Leonard Wood, Chief of Staff of the U.S. Army MP (1860 - 1927)

Leonard Wood (October 9, 1860 – August 7, 1927) was a physician who served as the Chief of Staff of the United States Army, Military Governor of Cuba and Governor General of the Philippines. E...

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Maj. General Charles Frederick Humphrey, Sr. MP (1833 - 1926)

Charles Frederic Humphrey, Sr. (September 2, 1833 – June 4, 1926) was a major general in the United States Army and a Medal of Honor recipient. Biography Humphrey was born on September 2, 18...

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Gen. Guy Vernor Henry (USA), 3rd Military Gov. of Puerto Rico MP (1839 - 1899)

Guy Vernor Henry (March 9, 1839 – October 27, 1899) was a military officer and Medal of Honor recipient who served as an early Governor of Puerto Rico. Biography Henry was born in Fort Smi...

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First Lt. Charles B. Gatewood, 6th U.S. Cavalry (1853 - 1896)

First Lieutenant Charles Bare Gatewood (1853 – 1896) was an American soldier born in Woodstock, Virginia. He served in the United States Army in the late 19th century after graduating from W...

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Humming Bird, Chief, General (b. - 1828)

General HUMMING BIRD , Chief 1824/1828, he served with General Anthony Wayne during the Indian War in Ohio; died 28th September 1828 and is buried in Kusha Cemetery, Mississipi

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Brig. General John R. Williams (1782 - 1854)

ohn R Williams (May 4, 1782 – October 20, 1854)[1] was an American soldier, merchant, and politician who is most well known for serving as the first mayor of Detroit, Michigan. In total, he se...

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Crispus Attucks MP (c.1723 - 1770)

Crispus Attucks (c. 1723 – March 5, 1770) was a black man in the American Revolutionary War, was the first person shot to death by British redcoats during the Boston Massacre, in Boston, Massach...

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Capt. John Smith (Colonial Governor of Virginia) MP (1579 - 1631)

Regarding John Smith and Pocahontas' marriage: This is only a rumor, but someone has done "genealogy" for this "couple." There is truth to John Smith's existence and that he did encounter Pocahontas....

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Brent Woods, SGT MP (1855 - 1906)

Brent Woods (1855 – March 31, 1906) was an American Buffalo Soldier in the United States Army and a recipient of America's highest military decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his ac...

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William Othello Willson, CPL MP (1867 - 1928)

William Othello Wilson (September 16, 1867 – January, 1928) was a corporal in the United States Army's 9th Cavalry. He is noted for having received the Medal of Honor. He earned the Medal of...

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Moses Williams, 1SG MP (1845 - 1899)

Moses Williams (1845 – August 23, 1899) was a Buffalo Soldier in the United States Army and a recipient of America's highest military decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his actions ...

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John Ward, SGT MP (1848 - 1911)

John Ward (1848 – 1911) was a Black Seminole who served as a United States Army Indian Scout and received America's highest military decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his actions i...

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Augustus Walley, 1SG MP (1856 - 1938)

Augustus Walley (March 10, 1856 – April 9, 1938) was a Buffalo Soldier in the United States Army and a recipient of America's highest military decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his...

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Emanuel Stance, 1SG MP (b. - 1887)

Emanuel Stance (died December 25, 1887) was a Buffalo Soldier in the United States Army and a recipient of America's highest military decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his actions in the ...

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Thomas Shaw, SGT MP (b. - 1895)

Thomas Shaw (died June 23, 1895) was a Buffalo Soldier in the United States Army and a recipient of America's highest military decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his actions in the Indian ...

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William McBryar, 1LT MP (1861 - 1941)

William McBryar (February 14, 1861 – March 8, 1941) was a Buffalo Soldier in the United States Army and a recipient of America's highest military decoration—the Medal of Honor—for ...

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Isaiah Mays, CPL MP (1858 - 1925)

Isaiah Mays (February 16, 1858 – May 2, 1925) was a Buffalo Soldier in the United States Army and a recipient of America's highest military decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his ac...

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George Jordan, 1SG MP (b. - 1904)

George Jordan (died October 24, 1904) was a Buffalo Soldier in the United States Army and a recipient of America's highest military decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his actions in the In...

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Henry Johnson, SGT MP (1850 - 1904)

Henry Johnson (June 11, 1850 – January 31, 1904) was a Buffalo Soldier in the United States Army and a recipient of America's highest military decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his...

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Clinton Greaves, SGT MP (1855 - 1906)

Clinton Greaves (August 12, 1855 – August 18, 1906) was a Buffalo Soldier in the United States Army and a recipient of America's highest military decoration—the Medal of Honor—for ...

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John Denny, SGT MP (1846 - 1901)

John Denny (1846 – November 26, 1901) was a Buffalo Soldier in the United States Army and a recipient of America's highest military decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his actions in...

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Benjamin Brown, SGT MP (1859 - 1910)

Benjamin Brown (1859 – September 5, 1910) was a Buffalo Soldier in the United States Army and a recipient of America's highest military decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his action...

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Thomas Boyne, SGT MP (1849 - 1896)

Thomas Boyne (1849 – April 21, 1896) was a Buffalo Soldier in the United States Army and a recipient of America's highest military decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his actions in ...

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Y. B. Rowdy, SGT MP (b. - 1893)

Rowdy (died March 29, 1893) was a United States Army Indian scout and a recipient of the United States military's highest decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his actions in the Indian Wars ...

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Isaac Payne, Trumpeter MP (1854 - 1904)

Isaac Payne (1854 – 1904) was a Black Seminole who served as a United States Army Indian Scout and received America's highest military decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his actions...

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Pompey Factor, PVT MP (1849 - 1928)

Pompey Factor (1849 – 1928) was a Black Seminole who served as a United States Army Indian Scout and received America's highest military decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his actio...

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Adam Paine, PVT MP (1843 - 1877)

Adam Paine (1843 – 1877) was a Black Seminole who served as a United States Army Indian Scout and received America's highest military decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his actions ...

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Kosoha, Scout MP (deceased)

Kosoha was an Indian scout serving in the United States Army during the Indian Wars who received the Medal of Honor for bravery. Biography Kosoha was born in Arizona and after entering the army...

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Kelsay, Scout MP (deceased)

Kelsay was an Indian scout serving in the United States Army during the Indian Wars who received the Medal of Honor for bravery. Biography Kelsay was born in Arizona and after entering the army...

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Elsatsoosu // Elsatsoosh, Corporal MP (deceased)

Elsatsoosu , also called Elsatsoosh , was a Apache Indian scout in the U.S. Army who served under Lieutenant Colonel George Crook during the Apache Wars. He guided cavalry troopers against renegade Apa...

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Blanquet, Scout MP (deceased)

Blanquet was an Indian Scout in the United States Army and a recipient of the U.S. military's highest decoration, the Medal of Honor , for his actions in the Indian Wars of the western United States. ...

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William Alchesay, Chief / SGT MP (1853 - 1928)

Alchesay (aka William Alchesay and Alchisay, May 17, 1853 – August 6, 1928) was a chief of the White Mountain Apache tribe and an Indian Scout. He received United States militaries highest decor...

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Nantaje // Nantahe, Scout MP (deceased)

Nantaje also called Nantahe , was a Apache Indian scout in the U.S. Army who served under Lieutenant Colonel George Crook during the Apache Wars. He guided cavalry troopers against renegade Apaches in ...

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Nannasaddie, Scout MP (deceased)

Nannasaddie was a Apache Indian scout in the U.S. Army who served under Lieutenant Colonel George Crook during the Apache Wars. He guided cavalry troopers against renegade Apaches in the Arizona Territ...

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Machol, PVT MP (deceased)

Machol was a private serving as an Indian Scout in the United States Army during the Indian Wars who received the Medal of Honor for bravery. Biography Machol was born in Arizona and after en...

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Jim // Bow-os-loh, SGT MP (b. - c.1897)

Jim (died c. 1897), born Bow-os-loh , was an Apache Indian scout in the U.S. Army who served under Lieutenant Colonel George Crook during the Apache Wars. He guided cavalry troopers against renegade Ap...

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Chiquito, Scout MP (deceased)

Chiquito was a United States Army Indian scout and a recipient of the United States military's highest decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his actions in the Indian Wars of the western Unit...

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Co-Rux-Te-Chod-Ish // Mad Bear and Co-Tux-A-Kah-Wadde // Traveling bear, SGT/Scout MP (deceased)

Co-Rux-Te-Chod-Ish was a Pawnee Scouts and a recipient of the United States military's highest decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his actions in the Indian Wars of the western United State...

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Caleb Nye (1742 - 1811)

In 1762 he was living in Hardwich, MA, he served in the French and Indian war in the company commanded by Captain Ebenzer Cox. He served under Corporal, Captain Joel Green's company, Colonel Ezra Woo...

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Aarron (1831 - 1904)

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George Nye (1717 - 1780)

Served in the French and Indian war in 1756 for a time. - A genealogy of the Nye family – Robert Glen Nye, Luther Bert Nye, Nye Family of America Association

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