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John A. Applegate
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Birth: Oct. 18, 1854
Juliustown
Burlington County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Jan., 1873
Mineral City
White Pine County
Nevada, USA

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On the trail of Tragedy
Westward from Egan Station. the route crosses Nevada country almost as empty today as it was during the "Pony Express" lonely rides. Evergreened ranges alternate with broad valleys, most of them desert dry but a few, like the Ruby, set with lakes or marshes fed by snowmelt streams. Here the Indin war took its greatest toll.
A rough stone records the tragedy at Dry Creek Station: John Applegate, Ralph Lozier, killed by Indians 1873 in a speckled valley below Eagle Butte.
(National Geographic, July 1980) 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry Middleton Applegate (1828 - 1881)
  Sarah Jane Applegate (1830 - 1856)
 
 Siblings:
  Daniel R. Applegate (1853 - 1904)*
  John A. Applegate (1854 - 1873)
  Charles Applegate (1856 - 1872)*
  Job Henry Applegate (1859 - 1937)**
  Anna E. Applegate Johnson (1862 - 1918)**
  Carrie Applegate Clayton (1865 - 1913)**
  Mary Applegate Gaskill (1867 - 1944)**
  Ida Applegate Cardwell (1873 - 1939)**
  Charles White Applegate (1875 - 1882)**
  George Walter Applegate (1877 - 1904)**
  Rebecca L Johnson (1879 - 1957)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Lone Mountain Cemetery
Carson City
Carson City
Nevada, USA
 
Created by: Thomas F. Applegate
Record added: Sep 25, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42366874
John A. Applegate
Added by: Thomas F. Applegate
 
John A. Applegate
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Added by: Herbert Rickards
 
 
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- SKP
 Added: Jan. 17, 2017
Rest in peace.
- Darlene T.
 Added: Jun. 12, 2011
Uncle John, Doing what you liked in the wild west at 19 years old, you are my hero. Rest in Peace.
- Thomas F. Applegate
 Added: Nov. 25, 2010
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