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Edward Richard Sprigg Canby
Birth: Nov. 9, 1817
Boone County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Apr. 11, 1873
California, USA

Civil War Union Major General. Killed by Captain Jack of the Modoc Indians at Lava Beds National Monument in Northern California. A monument marks the spot. (bio by: EFB III) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Louisa Hawkins Canby (1815 - 1888)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Crown Hill Cemetery
Indianapolis
Marion County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Section 9, Lot 1
 
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Record added: Oct 24, 2001
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** US Major General Edward Richard Sprigg Canby
- Jonathan Robert De Mallie, Historian
 Added: May. 22, 2015
In 1868, Company C, 5th US Infantry was garrisoned at Camp Verde, Texas, being a part of troops of the Fifth Military District (State of Texas) commanded by Brevet Major General Canby. Camp Verde was the site of the famed experiment to see if camels were...(Read more)
-Anonymous
 Added: May. 6, 2015
article I found in the newspaper: https://news.google.com/newspapers?id=PXZmAAAAIBAJ&sjid=ao0NAAAAIBAJ&pg=3236%2C175911
- Sandra Eichner Hepker
 Added: Apr. 25, 2015
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