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Lieut George N Cardwell
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Birth: 1806
Mercer County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Dec. 27, 1864
Mariposa County
California, USA

George was the son of James Cardwell and Sarah "Sally" Crockett (half-sister of Anthony Crockett). He was born in 1806, in Mercer County, Kentucky. He died on 27 dec 1864, in Maripose County, California.

He served in the Mexican War in the Second Regiment of Kentucky Foot Volunteers - Unit 10. His rank was First Lieutenant George N. Cardwell, Adjutant. He was enrolled May 19, 1846, at Harrodsburg, Mercer County, Kentucky by Capt. Phillip B. Thompson. He mustered in on June 9, 1846, at Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky and mustered out on June 8, 1847, New Orleans, Louisana.

On April 24, 1873, the Kentucky Legislature directed that the remains of General Cary H. Fry, Colonel Theodore O'Hara, and Adjutant George N. Cardwell be returned to Kentucky and buried in the State military lot at Frankfort, and that their graves be marked with appropriate stones.

Bio was provided by Deb Redmond Oct 2011.


 
 
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 Parents:
  James Cardwell (1761 - 1806)
  Sarah Salley Crockett Cardwell (1762 - 1853)
 
 Siblings:
  John B Cardwell (1789 - 1871)*
  Mary Cardwell McAfee (1793 - 1850)*
  Kesiah Cardwell Forsythe (1801 - 1869)*
  James C. Cardwell (1804 - 1872)*
  George N Cardwell (1806 - 1864)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Thanks to Deb Redmon for bio. info.
 
Burial:
Frankfort Cemetery
Frankfort
Franklin County
Kentucky, USA
Plot: near the State War Monument
 
Maintained by: Denny Roach
Originally Created by: JanisCJ
Record added: May 23, 2010
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1st cousin 2x removed of wife of husband of 7th cousin 4x removed
- PATRICIA K. GRUETTER
 Added: Nov. 19, 2013
Rest in Peace
- Barbara
 Added: Aug. 31, 2013
Thank you for your service from a grateful nation - 3rd Great Grand Uncle.
- Denny Roach
 Added: Nov. 11, 2011
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