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  • John Messinger (1771 - 1846)
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  • John Percival (1812 - 1870)
    Fought in the Black Hawk and Seminole Indian Wars
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    Austin Augustus King (September 21, 1802 – April 22, 1870), also known as Austin A. King and Austin King, was the tenth Governor of Missouri and United States Congressman. King was born in...
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    . John Bullock Clark, Sr. (April 17, 1802 – October 29, 1885) was a member of both the United States Congress and the Confederate Congress. Biography Clark was born in Madison County, Ke...

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