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John William MacKay
Birth: Nov. 28, 1831
Dublin
County Dublin, Ireland
Death: Jul. 20, 1902
City of London
Greater London, England

Businessman. A mining magnate and transatlantic cable-layer, he developed the Big Bonanza Silver Mine in Nevada in the 1860s, and the famous Comstock Lode beginning in 1869. 
 
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 Children:
  John William MacKay (1870 - 1895)*
  Clarence Hungerford Mackay (1874 - 1938)*
 
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Burial:
Green-Wood Cemetery
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Plot: Section 125, Lot 29275
GPS (lat/lon): 40.65415, -73.98367
 
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Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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