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Francis Suydam "Frank" Keese
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Birth: Dec. 25, 1841
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Death: 1907
Bala Cynwyd
Montgomery County
Pennsylvania, USA

Francis (Frank) Keese fought in the Civil War and became a lieutenant colonel at a fairly young age. He was a local hero in the small town of Rhinebeck, NY.

KEESE, FRANCIS Suydam —Sergeant in First New Jersey Volunteers not stated; mustered in as captain, Co. C, this regiment, August 21, 1862; as major, September 15, 1863; as lieutenant- colonel, November 29, 1861; discharged to date, August 28, 1865. Commissioned captain, September 10, 1862, with rank from August 21, 1862, original; major, August 26, 1863, with rank from August 20, 1863, vice Edward Gifford deceased; lieuten-
ant-colonel, January 22, 1861, with rank from December 18, 1863, vice James P. Foster promoted.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Mumford Keese (1814 - 1878)
  Catherine Burhans Wynkoop Keese (1817 - 1842)
 
 Spouses:
  Susan J Keese (1858 - 1909)
  Lorena G Bradstreet Keese (1842 - 1881)
 
 Siblings:
  Henrietta Wynkoop Keese Drury (1840 - 1930)*
  Francis Suydam Keese (1841 - 1907)
  Charlotte Suydam Keese (1846 - 1938)**
  Anthony Hoffman Keese (1848 - 1884)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
West Laurel Hill Cemetery
Bala Cynwyd
Montgomery County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Maintained by: Beverly Kane
Originally Created by: Lizann
Record added: Feb 18, 2012
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Francis Suydam Frank Keese
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Francis Suydam Frank Keese
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Francis Suydam Frank Keese
Added by: Beverly Kane
 
 
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Companion #04660 - Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the U.S.
- Jeffry Burden
 Added: Jan. 8, 2015

- Ryan Curtis
 Added: May. 11, 2014
Civil War vet from Rhinebeck, NY
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 Added: Mar. 30, 2013
 
 
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