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Richard Delafield
Birth: Sep. 1, 1793
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Death: Nov. 5, 1873
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

Civil War Union Major General. First in his class at West Point in 1818. Superintendant at West Point. Commanded Defenses of New York Harbor and was Chief of Engineers. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Delafield (1748 - 1824)
 
 Siblings:
  Henry Delafield (____ - 1875)*
  Joseph Delafield (1790 - 1875)*
  Richard Delafield (1793 - 1873)
  Edward Delafield (1794 - 1875)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Green-Wood Cemetery
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Plot: Section 36, Lot 26
 
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Record added: Mar 18, 1999
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