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Maj Robert Allen Kinzie
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Birth: Feb. 8, 1810
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Death: Dec. 14, 1873
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA

Kinzie, Robert Allen, Feb. 8, 1810 born at Ft. Dearborn, Ill. fur trader; 1832 commanded a company of Pottawatomie scouts in Black Hawk Indian war; November 1834 married Gwenthlean or Gwendoline Whistler (1818-1894) at Chicago, Ill. Jan. 18, 1836 an owner of Chicago Hydraulic Company (water company); hardware merchant in Chicago; 1850's fur trader west of the Mississippi River; May 2, 1861 maj., paymaster, U. S. Army; 1861-1864 at Washington, D. C. 1864-1868 in New Mexico; from 1868 at Chicago, Ill. March 13, 1865 brevet ltcol., U. S. Army for Civil War service; Dec. 13, 1873 died at Chicago of heart disease and buried in Graceland Cemetery; Children: Frank Kinzie, c.1853 born in Illinois; Walter H. Kinzie, March 6, 1857 born at Burlington, Coffey County, Kansas; Nellie Kinzie, c.1863 born in Washington, D. C. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Kinzie (1763 - 1828)
  Eleanor McKillip Kinzie (1769 - 1834)
 
 Spouse:
  Gwinthlean Harriet Whistler Kinzie (1818 - 1894)*
 
 Children:
  David Hunter Kinzie (1841 - 1904)*
  Walter Henry Kinzie (1858 - 1909)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Kinzie (1789 - 1869)**
  Elizabeth Kinzie (1791 - 1832)**
  James Kinzie (1793 - 1866)**
  Margaret McKillip Helm (1794 - 1844)**
  John H Kinzie (1803 - 1865)*
  Ellen Marion Kinzie Wolcott Bates (1804 - 1860)*
  Maria Indiana Kinzie Hunter (1807 - 1887)*
  Robert Allen Kinzie (1810 - 1873)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Graceland Cemetery
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: John Heseltine
Record added: Dec 24, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32390034
Maj Robert Allen Kinzie
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Maj Robert Allen Kinzie
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Maj Robert Allen Kinzie
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Thinking of you, You were my 2X great grandfather Your son David had a son William and William had a daughter Doreen Kinzie McAnelly
- cindy mcanelly
 Added: Jun. 22, 2011

- Patsy Scheer
 Added: Mar. 29, 2010
I'M YOUR GREAT GREAT GRANDAUGHTER, THINKING OF YOU. CINDY ANN MCANELLY
- cindy mcanelly
 Added: Oct. 2, 2009
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