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John Floyd
Birth: 1750
Death: Apr. 10, 1783
Louisville
Jefferson County
Kentucky, USA

Revolutionary War Militia Officer, Frontiersman. Early figure in establishing Kentucky settlements; In July 1776 helped rescue three young girls kidnapped by Indians from Boonesborough, Virginia (later Kentucky) in group led by Daniel Boone. Commanded militia regiment for George Rogers Clark against British allied Indians in Ohio in the summer of 1780. Killed in ambush by Indians. Son John Floyd and grandson John both became governors of Virginia. (bio by: Mike Maloney) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Sallie Jane Buchanan Floyd (1759 - 1812)*
 
 Children:
  Mourning Burford Floyd Stewart (1769 - 1848)*
  George Rogers Clark Floyd (1779 - 1823)*
  John Floyd (1783 - 1837)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Floyd-Breckinridge Cemetery
Plymouth Village
Jefferson County
Kentucky, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Mike Maloney
Record added: Nov 21, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6943122
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Honoring John Floyd, one of the Heroes who fought at the Battle of King's Mountain.
- Vonnie Cantrell
 Added: Apr. 12, 2014

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- James Snow
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