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Duane Hamblin
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Birth: Aug. 10, 1863
Mountain Meadows
Washington County
Utah, USA
Death: Jun. 27, 1936
Saint Johns
Apache County
Arizona, USA

Duane Hamblin.
Born: 10 Aug 1863 in Mountain Meadows, Washington, Utah.
Died: 27 Jun 1936 at Saint Johns, Apache, Arizona.

Father: William Haynes Hamblin.
Mother: Betsey Jane Leavitt.

Spouse: Susan Virginia Greer.

Duane was one of the original 13 enlisted Arizona Rangers. He was involved in the Ranger's first big shoot out when on Oct 8, 1901 a posse consisting of Duane, fellow Ranger, Carlos Tofoya and several civilians tracked the notorious outlaw and horse thief, Bill Smith, to their camp on Reservation Creek in the wilderness of the White Mountains. In the gun battle that ensued Carlos and Bill Maxwell, a civilian, were fatally shot. Duane was in the midst of the shooting but escaped unscratched. Two bandits were wounded, but they all managed to get away. Carlos was the only Ranger killed on active duty in the 8 years of their existence. Thanks to contributor Tom Todd for this information. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Haynes Hamblin (1830 - 1872)
  Betsey Jane Leavitt Hamblin (1839 - 1917)
 
 Spouse:
  Susan Virginia Greer Hamblin (1869 - 1951)*
 
 Children:
  Wilmirth H. Hamblin Burgess (1894 - 1977)*
  William Grant Hamblin (1909 - 1980)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah Daphne Hamblin Deal (1853 - ____)**
  William Dudley Hamblin (1856 - 1934)*
  Eliza Olive Hamblin Mangum (1857 - 1943)**
  Almira Hamblin (1860 - 1940)*
  Duane Hamblin (1863 - 1936)
  Annie Eliza Hamblin Lee (1867 - 1954)*
  Joseph E. Hamblin (1868 - 1943)**
  Sarah Priscilla Hamblin Alger (1872 - 1961)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Saint Johns Cemetery
Saint Johns
Apache County
Arizona, USA
 
Created by: Delbert Bauer
Record added: Feb 25, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34192172
Duane Hamblin
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Duane Hamblin
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Duane Hamblin
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DUANE AT PEACE WITH THE LORD JESUS.
-Anonymous
 Added: Aug. 17, 2012

- Troll's BRIDGE
 Added: Aug. 17, 2012

- Cori Hoag
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