George Keefer

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George Keefer aka Kieffer
Born about in Alsace, Francemap
Husband of — married before in Newton. New Jerseymap
Died about in Staten Island, Richmond, New Yorkmap
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George fought on the Loyalist side in the Revolutionary War. One source says the New Jersey Volunteers and another the Queen's Rangers. His widow remarried to Adam Micheal Teeter, a patriot who fought in Morgan's Rifle Regiment. The online dictionary lists George's death as 1783 (probably of typhus) but other sources show a Christmas 1778 death at the army camp. 1783 is probably too late, as his widow had started a new family by 1781.[1]


  • - Secord/Coleman Family and Lundy's of the Battle of Lundy's Lane of the War of 1812 and Elson/Kauppina/Bentley/Couke.


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