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James Bedell McKean
Birth: Aug. 5, 1821
Rensselaer County
New York, USA
Death: Jan. 5, 1879
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA

Civil War Union Army Officer, US Congressman. Served during the Civil War as Colonel and commander of the 77th New York Volunteer Infantry. He was elected as a Republican to represent New York's 15th District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from March 4, 1859 to March 3, 1863. (bio by: Russ) 
Family links: 
  Andrew McKean (1777 - 1863)
  Catharine Bedell McKean (1791 - 1878)
  Katherine Hayl McKean (1824 - 1879)*
  Edward B McKean (1851 - 1882)*
  Julia E. McKean (1815 - 1863)*
  James Bedell McKean (1821 - 1879)
  Samuel McKean (1826 - 1910)*
*Calculated relationship
Mount Olivet Cemetery
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Plot: O_142
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Russ
Record added: Jul 31, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7725455
James Bedell McKean
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James Bedell McKean
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James Bedell McKean
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Thank you, General for your service to our country during our American Civil War. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Jan. 5, 2017
Thank you for your service to our nation.
- Paull B. Gunderson
 Added: Feb. 2, 2015

- R I P
 Added: Jan. 5, 2015
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