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Deming, Miner (Minor) Rudd

Biography

24 Feb. 1810–10 Sept. 1845. Teacher, farmer. Born in Sharon, Litchfield Co., Connecticut. Son of Stephen Deming and Sarah Buel. Moved to Cincinnati, 1836. Married Abigail Barnum, 2 Aug. 1836, in Danbury, Fairfield Co., Connecticut. Moved to St. Mary’s Township, Hancock Co., Illinois, 1839. Appointed brigadier general of Illinois militia, 1842. Elected Hancock Co. sheriff, Aug. 1844. Died at Carthage, Hancock Co.

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