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William Miles Chick
Birth: 1794, USA
Death: 1847, USA

Colonel in the War of 1812. The first settler and first postmaster of Kansas City, Mo. He came to Westport in 1837 and operated a general store. In 1843, he established himself as a fur trader in Kansas City. He died of pneumonia in 1847. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Ann Eliza Smith Chick (1796 - 1876)*
 
 Children:
  Pettus Wales Chick (1806 - 1878)*
  Mary Jane Chick Peery (1817 - 1872)*
  William Sidney Chick (1819 - 1895)*
  Virginia Christiana Chick McCoy (1821 - 1849)*
  Sarah S M Ivy Chick Polke (1823 - 1846)*
  Joseph Smith Chick (1828 - 1908)*
  Martha Matilda Chick Scarritt (1831 - 1873)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
CHICK
COL. WILLIAM MILES CHICK
1794-1847
FIRST SETTLER AND FIRST POST MASTER
OF KANSAS CITY MISSOURI

 
Burial:
Union Cemetery
Kansas City
Jackson County
Missouri, USA
Plot: Section 3 Lot 17 (Marker # 15
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Tom Denardo
Record added: Dec 05, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 6012787
William Miles Chick
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William Miles Chick
Added by: Tom Denardo
 
William Miles Chick
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- JARROTT P. COX
 Added: Dec. 17, 2014
Veteran War of 1812
- k75evad
 Added: Feb. 3, 2014

- Old Coot
 Added: Jan. 29, 2014
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