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George Rogers Clark

George Rogers Clark, American army officer. member board commissioner which supervised allotment of lands in Illinois grant.

Background

  • Clark, George Rogers was born on November 19, 1752 in near Charlottesville, Virginia, United States. Son of John and Ann (Rogers) C. Minor exploring attempts on Ohio River, 1772.

  • Career

    • Organizer, leader frontier defense against British-supported Indian raids, 1776-1777. General Virginia Militia, engaged in several battles and expdns.

    Works

    • Author: Memoir, 1791. Memorial to him erected by United States Government, Vincennes, Indiana, 1928.

    Membership

    Member board commissioner which supervised allotment of lands in Illinois grant.

    Connections

    • father: John Minor
    • mother: Ann (Rogers) C. Minor
    George Clark
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    Died February 13, 1818
    (aged 65)
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