George Rogers Clark

George Rogers Clark

Birth
Death 13 Feb 1818 (aged 65)
Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA
Burial Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA
Plot Section P, Lot 245
Memorial ID 201 · View Source
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Revolutionary War Militia General. He is best known for his military activities in what was then known as the British Northwest Territory during the Revolutionary War, which was ceded to the United States in the 1783 Treaty of Paris, and was commonly referred to as the "Conqueror of the Old Northwest," or the "Washington of the West."


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 31 Dec 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 201
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George Rogers Clark (19 Nov 1752–13 Feb 1818), Find A Grave Memorial no. 201, citing Cave Hill Cemetery, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .