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army officer

William Selby Harney, American army officer. Served as Second lieutenant 10th United States Infantry, 1818.

Background

Harney, William Selby was born on August 22, 1800 in Haysboro, Tennessee, United States. Son of Thomas and Margaret (Hudson) Harney.

Career

General for bravery, ranking cavalry officer, 1847. General in command Department of Ore.

Membership

Served as Second lieutenant 10th United States Infantry, 1818.

Connections

Married Mary Mullanphy, 1833. Married second, Mistress.

father:
Thomas Harney

mother:
Margaret (Hudson) Harney

spouses:
Mistress

Mary Mullanphy